Tours and Discussion of Cover Crop Demonstration Plots

Tuesday, May 1, 2018     6:00-7:00 p.m.
UD Carvel Research & Education Center
16483 County Seat Hwy, Georgetown, DE


Thursday, May 3, 2018     6:00-7:00 p.m.
UD Demonstration Site on Marl Pit Rd
Just west of intersection of Cedar Lane and Marl Pit Rd, Middletown DE

We are holding two twilight tours. Both on the same topics, Walk through the demonstrations of plots planted last fall:

  1. Cover crop species
  2. Cover crop mixes
  3. Cover crop planting dates

Discussion on issues associated with terminating cover crops, slugs and insect issues, effect on weeds, soil health, and planting

0.5 credit for nutrient management and 0.5 CEU for CCA (Soil and Water category)

For more specifics visit

In case of threatening weather call 302/856-7303

New Castle County rain date is May 8, and Sussex County is May 10.