TIA Vegetable Research Facility Open Day 2019, TAS

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5 Dec 2019

Chuck on some clean boots and come along to our FREE Forthside Vegetable Research Farm Open Day!

Catch-up on the latest research trial updates, speak with the researchers and hear from leading agronomists AND get out on the farm to see the wide range of trials in progress.

The program includes international guest speaker Dr Adrian Newton from the Hutton Institute UK presenting on sustainable cover cropping systems.  

Visit to Paddock 14, the longest running cover crop/crop rotation trial in Australia. Participants will get the chance to dig the dirt and talk about the pros and cons of different systems including biofumigants.

Also get an update on poppy downy mildew and the integrated management of this disease.

Date: Thursday 5 December 2019

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Place: TIA Vegetable Research Facility, Forth, TAS 7310

See flyer for full details and register via the Eventbrite page below.