2013 Central Kansas Market Vegetable Growers Workshop
Saturday, February 16, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
ONLINE SALES ARE CLOSED as of 12 pm!
Please call 660-0100 to register.
Starting a fruit & vegetable business? Need some ideas to grow your farm? Come learn from experienced Midwestern farmers about fruit & vegetable farming success! This year’s workshop features a variety of successful fruit & vegetable producers as well as updates from K-State’s fruit & vegetable research program.
Central Kansas Market Vegetable
Saturday, February 16, 2013
9 am to 4 pm
Sedgwick County Extension Center
21st St. N & Ridge Road, Wichita, KS
$20 Registration $25 Late Registration
Morning Breakout Sessions
- Winter Gardening
- Post-Harvest Care of Fruits & Vegetables
- K-State Vegetable Research Update
- Tomato Grafting Research Update
- Apple Production in Kansas
- Peach Production on the Plains
PANEL: Making the Sale—Hear from New & Experienced Growers about their Sales & Marketing Techniques
KEYNOTE: Success on a Diverse Fruit & Vegetable Farm
Frank Gieringer, owner of Gieringer’s Orchard will share their keys to success in starting and operating a diversified fruit and vegetable farm in Kansas. Frank and his wife, Melanie, started their orchard in 2001.
When & Where
Sedgwick County Extension
Sedgwick County Extension is a branch of K-State Research & Extension.