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Preparing Soils for Specialty Crop Planting

March 12th, 2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What You Will Learn:

  • How to improve soil tillage for better nutrient availability and water holding capacity

  • The difference between different types of tillage and how they are used

  • How cover crops can be used for soil improvement

  • The advantages associated with fruit and vegetable production using plasticulture

  • Various tools and techniques available for preparing soil, including bedding and mulch-laying equipment

How You Will Learn:

  • Hands-on demonstration

  • Q&A

  • In-field discussion

Who Should Attend:

  • Market gardeners

  • Commercial and hobby fruit growers

What You Should Bring:

  • Soil test results

Noble Research Institute Small-Scale Agriculture Demonstration Area, Entry 2

2510 Sam Noble Pkwy., Ardmore, OK 73401 Get Directions