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Twilight Meeting: Organic Weed Management

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Event date/time: 
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Event location: 
Langwater Farm

Join farmers and researchers to talk about organic weed management on fruit and vegetable farms. 

Featuring: Langwater’s Kevin O’Dwyer with their flame weeder, and leaf mulching techniques.

Invited presenters include: 

  • Katie Ghantous (UMass Vegetable Weed Technician) with a vinegar weed injector, on-farm trial and information on weed ecology
  • Sonja Birthisel (UMaine PhD candidate studying Weed Management) with results of her research using occulation and solarization
  • Farmer Tyson Neukirch shares his experiences using silage tarps in a reduced tillage system for weed management


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Contact's name: 
Katie Campbell-Nelson
Contact's phone: 
Contact's email: 
209 Washington St
North Easton, MA 02356
209 Washington St North Easton MA