No-Till Market Gardening Intensive: Tools and Techniques For Vital Crops and Healthier Soils

Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Woven Roots Farm, Tyringham, MA

Learn techniques for intensively growing vegetables using no-till practices on a commercial scale from long-time farmers Jen and Pete Salinetti of Woven Roots Farm. Jen and Pete have managed their diversified vegetable farm for over 15 years using inexpensive, low-tech tools. Their system has built a soil with incredible structure, water-holding capacity, and the soil life needed to grow nutrient-dense crops. They’ve been able to do so all while reducing the use of fossil fuels and compaction associated with tractor equipment.