Weed Management-Field Day University of KY–June 2nd

The Organic Association of Kentucky will host a field day on Integrated Weed Management at the University of Kentucky Horticulture Research Farm on Tuesday, June 2. The field day, scheduled for 10 a.m.-1 p.m. EDT, will be led by Mark Williams and Tiffany Thompson of the UK Department of Horticulture. The program will provide participants with the information and techniques necessary to develop an effective weed control strategy on their farms. The majority of the workshop will be spent showing how a systems approach is utilized on the University of Kentucky’s CSA farm.
Topics will include: how to optimize each step of production to create an integrated weed control system, and the development and use of a range of scale- appropriate cultivating tools, from hand tools to tractor driven cultivators.
Cost is $5 for OAK members, $10 for non-members.
The farm is located at 4321 Emmert Farm Lane, Lexington. For more information and to register, go to http://oak.wildapricot.org/event-1829213.