Guelph Organic Conference - Meet & Greet

  • 28 Jan 2018
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • University of Guelph
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Organic Conference - Meet & Greet  

"Switchgrass: a superior bedding and mulch choice for organic farmers?"

Hosted by Ontario Biomass Producers Cooperative & REAP-Canada
Sunday, January 28th, 12:00pm – 1:30pm

  • Join farmers and scientists for a discussion of the latest applications of switchgrass in organic applications including:
    • Why switchgrass is a more hygienic bedding option for organic farmers than cereal straws
    • oMuclh IIIiImproving weed control through mulch applications for small fruits, vegetables and ornamental gardens
    • New switchgrass cultivars that were bred for organic farming:  an update by Roger Samson
    • A briefing of the latest switchgrass publications and videos, created in a joint KTT effort by OBPC, REAP-Canada, OMAFRA, and the University of Guelph
  • Cost to attend:  FREE

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