Meigs Farm High Tunnel Field Day

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Meigs Farm High Tunnel Field Day

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

July 18, 2019
Lafayette, Indiana

Purdue University’s departments of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture and Entomology will host a field day at Meigs Farm, part of the Throckmorton Purdue Agricultural Center, on high-tunnel production of cantaloupes, cucumbers, and tomatoes. Presentations and tours will feature production of specialty melons in high tunnels; early detection of bacterial wilt; and the impact of crop rotation and rootstock on the resilience of high-tunnel tomatoes. Tours will feature examples of conventional and hydroponic high-tunnel production research.

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July 18
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10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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