2014 Central Kansas Market Vegetable Growers Workshop
Saturday, February 8, 2014 from 8:45 AM to 4:15 PM (CST)
Registration available for $20 until Friday, January 31st. After that the registration price increases to $25. Meal included in registration fee.
Who Should Attend: Anyone interested in high tunnel production, using organic farming methods, networking with other growers, improving marketing skills, or learning new production and pest control techniques.
Topics & Schedule:
8:15 Registration Begins
9:00 Morning Breakout Sessions:
High Tunnel Crop Selection OR Beekeeping 101
HT Cucumber Production OR Plasticulture Strawberries
HT Variety Trials OR Using Cover Crops
1:00 Afternoon General Sessions:
Soil Management in High Tunnels
New Pests & Controls (Spotted Wing Drosophila)
Organic Vegetable Production & Marketing
Mike Appell & Emily Oakley, Three Springs Farm
When & Where
Sedgwick County Extension
Sedgwick County Extension is a branch of K-State Research & Extension.