WILLARD, Ohio – Agricultural producers are welcome to attend the Muck Crops Field Day and learn the newest vegetable care and growing tips from state experts at Ohio’s oldest outlying agricultural research station.
The 2014 Muck Crops Field Day is July 31 at the Muck Crops Agricultural Research Station, located in Willard.
This event is sponsored by the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) and Ohio State University Extension, the research and outreach arms, respectively, of Ohio State’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.
The program is designed to inform participants about a variety of fresh market vegetable growing topics including:
- IR-4 Trials.
- Vegetable Disease Management.
- Pest Scouting.
- Herbicide Drift.
- Simple Sprayer Calibration.
The workshop is from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Muck Crops Agricultural Research Station, 4875 State Route 103 South, Willard. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact station manager Robert Filbrun at firstname.lastname@example.org or 419-935-1201, or Mike Gastier at email@example.com or 419-668-8219.