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Okanagan Field Day > Tree Fruits: Irrigation Management for Dry Conditions

July 26, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm PDT

Okanagan Field Day > Tree Fruits: Irrigation Management for Dry Conditions

What:

Improve your irrigation efficiency: Irrigation Field Days for field vegetables, forage and tree fruits. 3 locations. 3 dates.

Heat domes and drought are becoming a regular part of Okanagan summers. Find out how to fine tune your irrigation system to help ensure you have enough water during the production season to grow your crops.

Join certified irrigation specialists Bruce Naka and Andrew Bennett for our final of three field days focused on irrigation management (tree fruits) for dry conditions and a changing climate.

When & Where:

Tuesday July 26th, 2022 (10:30am – 1:30pm)

Apple orchard (location tba) Summerland

Tree Fruit Topics:

  • Irrigation 101 for tree fruit
  • How to improve irrigation system efficiencies to adapt to peak water demand
  • “Trickle trunk” of irrigation tools to try out
  • New irrigation resources for the Okanagan

PLUS: At each field day you could win a free irrigation assessment (to help you better understand your irrigation system and how to improve it). Some restrictions apply.

Free to attend. Light refreshments provided.

 

Register for other irrigation management field days:

Questions? Email harmony@bcclimatechangeadaptation.ca

Details

Date:
July 26, 2022
Time:
10:30 am - 1:30 pm PDT

Venue