Want to Learn Production Techniques for High Tunnels?

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Please join Craig Mauney, Area Specialized Agent; Lisa Gonzalez, Clay County Extension Director; and Mary Jac Brennan, Heartplace Farm Consulting as they lead a series of workshops on high tunnel production. These workshops are aimed at training growers considering the production of crops in a High Tunnel for direct market outlets (tailgate markets, farm stands, CSA, etc.).

Seminar Topics

Specific topics include equipment & infrastructure, enterprise budgets, soil management, crop planning, seeding and transplanting, best crops and cover crops for high tunnels, pest management, food safety, and marketing. The workshop includes lectures, question and answer, as well as a farm focus case study.

The seminars will be held over Zoom. Register for each session through Eventbrite. The Zoom link will be provided once you have registered.

Seminar Registration Information


Seminar 1 – Preparing for Your High Tunnel Operation 

Date: October 27, 2020; 3–5 p.m.
Location: By Zoom. The link provided after registration.
Seminar 1 Registration and Event Details

Seminar 2 – Operating Your High Tunnel
Date: November 10, 2020; 3–5 p.m.
Location: By Zoom. The link provided after registration.
Seminar 2 Registration and Event Details

Seminar 3 – Food Safety Plans and Marketing for Your High Tunnel Operation 
Date: November 17, 2020; 3–5 p.m.
Location: By Zoom. The link provided after registration.
Seminar 3 Registration and Event Details

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