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Fall Speaker Series

Oct 15, 2013
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Aiken Center 102

"Tea Time in the Tropics: Compost Tea Production, Plant Health, & Farmer Viability," Ted Radovich, University of Hawaii, Sustainable and Organic Farming Systems Laboratory.

Dr. Radovich's research program is focused on understanding how crop yield and quality can be optimized in agricultural systems that reduce reliance on conventional chemical inputs and increase use of ecological farming practices.

He is the Hawaii state SARE coordinator, and teaches classes in compost tea, vegetable crop and organic food crop production. He holds degrees in horticulture and crop science from University of Hawaii and The Ohio State University.

For more information, contact Serena Parnau at 656-2042 or aparnau@uvm.edu.

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