San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This workshop is perfect for small farms trying to achieve greater productivity and earliness in their vegetable production. A drip irrigation system, when properly designed, maintained, and operated, can be a productive asset for a small farm. This hands-on workshop will teach participants how to set up, use, and maintain their own system.
Topics will include:
- Drip Irrigation Systems (Design, Components and Installation)
- Irrigation Scheduling
- Fertigation and Chemigation
- Water Movement in Mulched Beds
- System Maintenance and Troubleshooting
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Thursday, November 12
To register by mail, send form and payment to:
(checks payable to) University of Florida: 7580 County Road 136 • Live Oak, FL 32060
Registration includes lunch, and refreshments. Primary participant will get class materials.
For more information contact: UF/IFAS Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center at 386-362-1725
When & Where
UF/IFAS Small Farms Academy
The goal of the Small Farms Academy is to train small farmers by providing unique, hands-on classes, workshops, and field days on specific topics in order to sustain existing small farms and increase the number of new small farms.