UMATILLA, Fla. — The Blueberry Fertilizer & Irrigation Management workshop will be held February 21, 2018, from 9 am to 1 pm, at Spring Valley Farms (17255 SE Hwy 452, Umatilla, FL 32784).
Learn the principles of fertilizer and irrigation management and see them in action as growers and researchers teach you how. Chuck Allison makes fertilizer and irrigation management decisions based on soil probes that measure water and electrical conductivity at three depths in his blueberry beds.
- Tour of farm
- Demonstration: How to measure water and fertilizer movement through the soil profile
- Upcoming Research in Blueberry Nutrient Management
- Discussion of soil probes and ways to monitor
- Lunch sponsored by KTS Wireless, Inc. with information about soil sensors
Registration: $5 — at the door or in advance, but you must let Juanita know you are coming. Email her at email@example.com, or call at 352-516-6486 (cell) https://blueberrybmp.eventbrite.com — for credit card registration.
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