ARDMORE, Okla. — The Noble Research Institute will host a Managing Vegetable Crops Seminar from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at Noble Research Institute Kruse Auditorium, located at 2510 Sam Noble Parkway in Ardmore, Oklahoma.
This seminar will focus on the cultural practices, specific to each vegetable type, that will reduce risk and increase success of producing a crop.
Vegetable crops to be covered:
- Brassica head crops (cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower)
- Cucurbit crops (cucumber, melon, pumpkin, squash, watermelon)
- Solanaceous crops (tomato, pepper, eggplant)
- Leafy green crops (multiple types)
- Legume crops (beans, cowpea, garden pea)
- Root, tuber and bulb crops (beets, carrots, potato, sweet potato, garlic and onions)
- Other crops (asparagus, okra, sweet corn)
Attendees will learn about the critical points and common problems of vegetable production, how to select varieties, proper crop spacing, planting requirements, pest management, and harvest and storage tips.
This seminar is offered at no charge, but preregistration is required. Registration will close on April 9, 2019. For more information and to register, please visit www.noble.org/events.
–Noble Research Institute
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