DIGGING DEEPER

Cover Crop Field Tour

We are really excited that our Grand Island farm is part of this… 

Field Tour Demonstrating a Variety of Interseeded Cover Crop in Conventional and Organic Row Crops

Monday, April, 9, 2018

Please RSVP ed.peachey@oregonstate.edu if you plan to join us lunch

Join us whenever you can at the times listed below…

Route and Schedule

  • 8:30   Koch Farms, 29350 South Cramer Rd, Molalla (45.181536, -122.620056) Common vetch in sweet corn
  • 9:45     Pearmine Farms, 12225 River Rd NE, Gervais (45.096471, -122.977039) Meet at the corner of Concomoly and River Rd. Rye and oats in processing squash
  • 11:15   47th Ave Farms, 18600 SE Lower Island Rd, Grand Island (45.127791, -123.037474) Triticale and common vetch in winter vegetables. Lunch provided here (Please RSVP ed.peachey@oregonstate.edu if you plan to join us lunch)
  • 1:45     Horning Farms, Old River Rd, Corvallis (44.382169, -123.284450) Winter wheat in conventional and direct seeded systems following sweet corn.
  • 2:50     OSU Vegetable Res. Farm, 34346 NE Electric Rd, Corvallis, (44.571485, -123.241370) Small grain cereals and legumes in sweet corn. Effects of interseeding time, planting method, corn variety and herbicides on cover crop establishment.