• August 23, 2022
  • Tuesday, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Rosalie Gillis-Madden
  • 902-670-9655

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The Dirt on Cover Crops

Tuesday, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
August 23, 2022

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Rosalie Gillis-Madden

902-670-9655

rmadden@perennia.ca

The Dirt on Cover Crops

Tuesday, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
August 23, 2022

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This event is being held as part of the On-Farm Climate Action Fund (OFCAF) program. The goals of the program are to encourage on-farm sequestration of carbon and reduction in greenhouse gases through the implementation of improved nitrogen management, enhanced cover crop adoption, and the normalization of rotational grazing. For more info on the OFCAF program, please visit ofcaf.perennia.ca


Session Description:

Please join Horticulture Nova Scotia and Perennia Food and Agriculture for a morning of cover crops! Seeding methods, the effects of residual herbicides on cover crop establishment, cover crop species conversations, equipment show-and-tell, brown mustard management strategies, and more!

Pesticide points and CCA points will be available.

Speaker Information:

ROSALIE GILLIS-MADDEN, M.Sc., PAg., CCA,
On-Farm Climate Action Fund Technical Project Manager

GORDON (SONNY) MURRAY, BSc., P.Ag., CCA,
Berry Specialist

Location:

Brooklyn Corner, Nova Scotia
Please register, and the field location will be sent out in advance of the day. 


The OFCAF program in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador is implemented by Perennia Food and Agriculture Inc. and funded by the Government of Canada | Copyright © 2022 | All Rights Reserved

REGISTRATION:

*Registration is required
Cost: Free

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REGISTRATION QUESTIONS?

Sara Marceau
902-678-7266
smarceau@perennia.ca


WORKSHOP QUESTIONS?

Rosalie Gillis-Madden
902-670-9655
rmadden@perennia.ca