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Twilight Meeting: Nutrient Management, Soil & Crop Fertility

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Event date/time: 
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Postponed to October 9th!

This year’s Twilight Meeting will focus on nutrient management from the bottom up and will feature:
• Explanation of new statewide nutrient management regulations which will go into effect on December 5, 2015 by MDAR
• Cover crop-based fertility and on-farm composting at Langwater Farm by farmer Kevin O'Dwyer
• Compost analysis and interpretation by Katie Campbell-Nelson
• Weed management by Rich Bonanno

Langwater Farm is a 50 acre certified organic farm in Southeastrern MA run by Kevin O’Dwyer. Before starting Langwater
in 2010, Kevin was head grower at Ward’s Berry Farm in Sharon, where he started farming at age 14.

Contact's name: 
UMass Vegetable Program
Contact's phone on day of event: 
209 Washington St. North Easton MA