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Using Compost in Tomato Systems

October 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Workshop will cover:

  • What is compost? What kinds of composts are there? How do I order it?
  • Quality Control of Compost – How do we know there’s no weed seeds? How do we know there’s no pathogens? Will work in my spreader?
  • Spreader Calibration and Spreading Demonstration
  • Comments on Effects of Compost on Muller Ranch
  • Coarse vs. Fine Particle Compost – Why are we doing this study?
  • Yield outcomes of several kinds of compost on tomato, from UCD studies

11:45am   BBQ LUNCH

Details

Date:
October 10
Time:
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Website:
https://asi.ucdavis.edu/events/rr/healthy-soils-workshop

Venue

Muller Ranch LLC 15810 County Rd 95 Woodland, CA 95695 USA
15810 County Rd 95
Woodland, CA 95695 United States
Website:
http://www.mullerranch.com

Other

Crop Type
Tomatoes
Location
Yolo County
Nutrient Management Focus
Low
Region
Central
Event Type
Courses, Trainings, and Workshops