Sunday, July 25, 2010

Visit Johnny's Trial Fields: Twilight Walk August 18th, 5:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Please join us at Johnny's Research Farm in Albion for the opportunity to tour our extensive trial fields, connect with other farmers and gardeners, and converse with Johnny's research staff. We'll be discussing:

Fruiting crops: Varieties and growing tips

Mulch trials: Review the results with the Research team

Flowers: Potential new varieties and fall planting flowers

Caterpillar tunnels: See the newest season extension tool in action, learn about its advantages

Twilight walks are part of Johnny's commitment to provide products and information to help Growers succeed. This August 18th event is the second in a three-part series. The third walk will be held October 20th. Subjects to be covered include:
  • New Quick Hoops Trial
  • Root Crops, including Kohlrabi, Radish, Turnips, Fennel, Celeriac, Parsley, Root
    Parsnips, Chicory Root, Carrots, Scorzonera, Salsify, Burdock
  • Fall Ornamentals
  • Onions
  • Winter Squash
  • Regular and Sweet Potatoes
  • Leeks
Please contact Susan Anderson at with any questions.

The Research Farm is located at 184 Foss Hill Road in Albion. Click here for directions to Johnny's Research Farm.

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