Field Days


Join us for two free, open house style field days. Talk with researchers about innovative organic management practices, learn about the student organic farm and organic programs at UMN, and taste the bounty of the season.

  • Tuesday, June 12, 5-8 pm
    (group tour will begin around 5:15)
  • Tuesday, September 11, 4-6 pm
    (group tour will begin around 4:15)

UMN St. Paul Campus at Dudley Ave. & Lindig St.

Contact Anne Pfeiffer with questions at

Research at the St. Paul campus

  • Summer cover cropping
  • Tomato viruses
  • Cold climate ginger production
  • Strawberry production
  • Dry bean breeding
  • Spotted Wing Drosophila
  • Lettuce and Romaine spacing
  • Brussels Sprouts and Cauliflower systems
  • Raised bed systems