Helios - Kent 25th July

Thursday 25th July - 5:30pm 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:

  • 5:30pm - 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
  • 7:00pm - Refreshments provided

 

Venue:

Hoaden Court Farm, Hoaden, Ash, Kent CT3 2LG
By kind permission of Mr Tom Hulme

 

RSVP to your local agronomist to confirm your attendance, or:
Canterbury Office: 01227 830064
Email: [email protected]