Mark your calendars! University of Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming Open House.

This week! This could be of interest to those interested in high tunnel vegetable production and organic production methods.

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You’re invited to attend the University of Guelph’s Centre for Urban Organic Farming open house on Wednesday, September 30, 2015, from 1-4 pm.

Learn about ongoing high tunnel and field research projects with horticultural crops and specialty crops including cherry tomato, pea shoots and pods, bitter melon and edible chrysanthemum.

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The day will include discussions on high tunnel construction, project set-up, initial experiences of organic vegetable crops grown in high tunnels and field production, understanding environmental variables when growing organic crops in high tunnels versus field production, site tours, and more!

Date: 30 September, 2015
Time: 1-4 pm
Location:
Site Tours:University of Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming, College Ave. East & Dundas Lane, Guelph, Ontario.
Presentations: Cutten Fields, 190 College Ave East, Gueph, Ontario.

Agenda:
12:30:             Registration
1:00 – 1:45:    Site Tours (every 15 mins, 3 tours available starting at 1pm)

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