Helios - Gloucestershire 23rd July

Tuesday 23rd July - 6:00pm Tour

Hutchinsons Enhanced Light Interception Orchard System (HELIOS)

 

Come along for:

  • Guyot Training: the next step in orchard intensification
  • Intensive orchards without trellis support
  • Introduction to TerraMap practical soil diagnostics

 

Programme:

  • 6:00pm - Introduction to Helios followed by a tour of the plots, including:
    • 5 configurations of planar canopies
    • Low cost orchard concept
    • Carolus trial varieties
    • TerraMap - 21 soil nutrients consistently mapped at 800 points/ha, irrespective of crop cover, compaction or soil moisture levels
  • 7:30pm - Hog roast
      • (Please inform us if you have any dietary needs)

 

Venue:

Herridges Farm, Ketford Road,
Poolhill, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1LW

 

RSVP to your local agronomist to confirm your attendance, or:
Ledbury Office: 01531 631131
Email: [email protected]