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Massachusetts Hops Field Day

August 15, 2013

Four Star Farms
496 Pine Meadow Road
Northfield, Massachusetts

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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Join us for a tour of Four Star Farms and to learn about growing hops, including planning, budgeting, building the hop yard, picking/harvesting, drying, compacting and packaging. Equipment demonstrations include a Wolf harvester, custom built drying system and compactor.

The UVM Extension Northwest Crops and Soils Team will be there to provide research updates on fertility requirements, variety selection, pest management and other best management practices.


Please register online below. To request a disability-related accommodation to participate in this program, please contact Susan Brouillette at 802-524-6501 or 1-800-639-2130 by August 2, 2013 so we may assist you.

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