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Vegetable Program Upcoming Events

Jul
17
Wednesday, July 17, 2024 - 6:00pm
In-person
Morning Glory Farm - Edgartown, MA
Join UMass Extension specialists Sue Scheufele and Maria Gannett for a field walk at Morning Glory Farm. We will identify current pest and weed issues in vegetable crops and discuss their management. There will be lots of time for Q&A, discussion, and dinner and refreshments will be provided. 
Aug
02
Friday, August 2, 2024 - 5:00pm
In-person
Bardwell Farm
Join UMass Extension and CISA for a climate-themed twilight meeting at Bardwell Farm in Hatfield, MA! 
Aug
21
Wednesday, August 21, 2024 - 4:00pm
In-person
Siena Farms
Learn about sunflower production at Siena Farms and join us for a pest walk
Oct
08
Tuesday, October 8, 2024 - 4:00pm
In-person
UMass Crop & Livestock Research & Education Farm
How is climate change affecting our soils? Often, practices like reducing tillage and cover cropping are recommended to improve soil health and resilience to drought and flood—practices that can also affect weed management. UMass Extension Soil Health specialist will discuss general impacts of climate change on soil health and highlight current research on updating recommendations for planting...
Oct
17
Thursday, October 17, 2024 - 4:00pm
In-person
Gaining Ground
Join New Entry and UMass Extension for a farm tour of Gaining Ground Farm, in Concord, MA! Agenda and event details coming soon.

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