UC Cooperative Extension: Growers’ Irrigation Workshop

Growers’ Irrigation Workshop

Thursday, April 18th, 9 AM to noon

Willow Creek Farm, Penryn

Learn about:

  • low volume irrigation systems for fruits and vegetables
  • estimating soil moisture-by-feel
  • using soil moisture monitoring tools
  • techniques such as mulching and cover crops that conserve water and keep your crops healthy
  • This workshop is intended to help commercial growers conserve water and improve soil and crop production.

 

Sponsored by Nevada Irrigation District and UC Cooperative Extension

Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Register online at: http://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=19911

 

Cindy Fake

Horticulture and Small Farms Advisor

University of California Cooperative Extension

Placer & Nevada Counties

11477 E Avenue, Auburn, CA 95603

530.889.7385

cefake@ucanr.edu

http://ucanr.edu/sites/placernevadasmallfarms/

 

Serving the commercial farmers of Placer and Nevada Counties