December 31, 1969
December 31, 1969
High Tunnel School: Best Management Practices for High Tunnel Growers
December 4, 2014This program is focused on those new to growing in high tunnels but all are welcome
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Topics covered include
structural considerations when choosing a high tunnel
site selection for success
crops best suited to tunnels
training, pruning and crop layout
grower experiences and lessons learned
Commercial Vineyard Site Selection Workshop 1
December 15, 2014Having the proper site is a key component of grape production. Whether youre a new grower looking to start a commercial vineyard or an experienced commercial grower looking to expand your vineyard, this workshop is for you.
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Niagara Vegetable Growers Meeting Addressing Issues in Vegetable Production
February 6, 2015All vegetable producers are encouraged to attend this half-day meeting featuring Cornell Plant Pathologist Sarah Pethybridge, Vegetable IPM Coordinator for the NYS IPM program Abby Seaman, and Regional Vegetable Specialists. Topics will include weed biology and management, disease biology and management, marketing, and beneficial insects -how to recognize them, conserve them, and put them to work for you.
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Save The Date GAPs Training WorkshopGAPs (Good Agricultural Practices) Training Workshop
December 3 & 4, 2014
18 Seward Ave, Middletown, NY
Fee: Cost is $50 per farm, and an additional $24 for a second attendee.
Snacks and lunch provided both days.
Participants will receive a GAPS training certificate and a variety of GAPS education and implementation resources in hard copy and electronic format. The second day of the course will be focused on creating individualized food safety plans for each farm. Please bring note taking material and a laptop.
Registration form/information to follow