Field Days

fieldday

Cornercopia, the University of MN Student Organic Farm will be hosting 2 open house style field days this summer. Stop by for a chance to hear about innovative organic growing practices and talk with researchers about current organic and sustainable agriculture research. These events are FREE & open to the public. We hope to see you there!

Location: Cornercopia Organic Farm on the UMN St. Paul Campus, Intersection of Lindig St & Dudley Ave.

Parking is available in the Gortner Ave Ramp, 1395 Gortner Avenue, St. Paul, MN, 55108.

  • Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019, 5-7 pm

  • Thursday, Sept 19, 2019, 4-6 pm

Contact Anne Pfeiffer with questions at apfeiffe@umn.edu

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