DRY FARM FIELD DAY

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This field day will begin at the OSU Extension Teaching Farm and continue on to Ridgeline Meadows Farm, Applegate.

SOREC-The teaching Farm is on Central Point loam and has multiple varieties of tomatoes, melons, summer and winter squash. This is our second season participating in the Dry Farming Collaborative (DFC). Study method and sample the flavors of our harvest.

RIDGELINE MEADOWS FARM-is located on Central Point Sandy Loam in the Applegate Valley. Multiple varieties of squash, potato, dry bean, melon, tomato and perennial tree crops of apple, pear, peach and persimmon are grown. The field tour will focus on the perennial dry farmed orchard (site prep, pruning and establishing). Then the annual production with focus on hot weather crops. Taste the results.

 

To Register on line: http://bit.ly/SouthernORdryfarmfieldday

Need help registering: contact Paula, 541-776-7371 or paula.burkhalter@oregonstate.edu

OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center
Teaching Farm on site
569 Hanley Rd
Central Point
OR
$10.00 each
Paula Burkhalter
1 541 776 7371
paula.burkhalter at oregonstate.edu
Ext Jackson Co Office
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