Conservation Training

Magic Tarping Ride: Perspectives on a System for Soil Quality, Weed Control and More on Vegetable Farms

February 14, 2023

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Webinar

On many small vegetable farms, tarping can be close to magic. This practice to control weeds and improve soil quality makes tarps a multifunctional – and increasingly indispensable – tool for vegetable farmers around the country. Join us as farmer Hannah Breckbill, who has practiced tarping for a couple of years, leads us on an exploration of tarping practices, tips and techniques with Ryan Maher of Cornell University’s Small Farms Program.