2024 Farm Tour Events

June 18, 2024 | 5:30 - 7:30pm
Preparing Your Land for Extreme Weather Learn about implementing swales, field roads, drainage ponds, and soil health practices to manage water effectively and adapt to climate challenges. Barker’s…
June 19, 2024 | 5:30 - 7:30pm
Join us for this in-person tree fruit twilight meeting where topics will include a discussion around the establishment of new high-density plantings, IPM seasonal updates with Extension specialists,…
June 25, 2024 | 10:30am - 12:30pm
Join us for a hands-on session in the field and learn about the importance of scouting corn fields for pests mid-season. Attendees will set the agenda with whatever questions they have regarding…
June 27, 2024 | 10:30am - 12:30pm
Join us for a series of three events at Coös County farms throughout the Upper Connecticut Watershed. In partnership with the Coös County Conservation District (CCCD), Essex County Conservation…
July 3, 2024 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a hands-on session in the field and learn about the importance of scouting corn fields for pests mid-season. Attendees will set the agenda with whatever questions they have regarding…
July 16, 2024 | 5:30 - 7:30pm
Physically Protecting Your Crops Discover strategies for efficiency improvements and technology add-ons when growing crops in controlled environments like high and low tunnels, and netted structures…
August 2, 2024 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a series of three events at Coös County farms throughout the Upper Connecticut Watershed. In partnership with the Coös County Conservation District (CCCD), Essex County Conservation…
August 20, 2024 | 5:30 - 7:30pm
Resilience Against Extreme Weather Explore concrete actions to prepare your farm for floods, droughts, or extreme heat and get introduced to emergency management planning. While it's challenging to…
August 21, 2024 | 5:30 - 7:30pm
Join us for the final session of the three-part series of events at Coös County farms throughout the Upper Connecticut Watershed. In partnership with the Coös County Conservation District (CCCD),…
August 21, 2024 | 5:30 - 7:30pm
Join us for this in-person tree fruit twilight meeting where topics will include an overview of the SARE project titled Determining if Beneficial Fungi Increase Tree Growth and Reduce the Need for…