Demonstrating Pecan Orchard Floor Management

Madill, Oklahoma
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Demonstrating Pecan Orchard Floor Management
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Central Time)

McMillan Farm
14797 McMillan Rd.
Madill, Oklahoma 73446
United States

Map and Directions

Before harvesting a pecan crop, it is essential that you properly prepare the orchard floor to maximize harvest efficiency. Common equipment used to accomplish this job include limb rakes, land levelers, mowers and blowers. During this field day, you’ll see proper use and maintenance of this equipment demonstrated. Your choice of cover crop plants and cover crop management system can also have a positive or negative impact on your harvest efficiency. The pros and cons of each system will be discussed.

What You Will Learn:.

·         Demonstration of orchard floor preparation equipment

·         Different cover crop management systems

·         Demonstration of cover crops varieties and their characteristics





 

Contact Information

  • For more information or to register, visit www.noble.org/events or call 580-223-5810. Preregistration is requested. For other agricultural questions, please call our AgHelpline at 580-224-6500.


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