April 13 Permaculture & Polyculture:  fruit installation and care

 

May 24  Soil Health, Transplants, Greenhouse management 

 

June 21  Chicken Processing Seminar

Boot N Saddles Ranch 2729 S13810 E Road, 60958  the directions are on their website Boots n Saddles Riding Ranch  from 10:00am-2:00pm depending on the amount of hens we have to process.

 

July  Farmer Training Boot Camp TBD (water irrigation and weeds, disease and pest management

Trellising, Suckering, Climate control/shading, Pollinating, Supplemental Fertilizing

 

August Farmer Training Boot Camp TBD Post Harvest Handling/Extended Growing Season Preparation

 

September Farmer Training Boot Camp TBD FSA/Farm Financials/Farm Safety and Equipment Use

 

October TBA Farmer Training Boot Camp  Value Added Production/Pembroke Farm Tours preparation and implementation

 

November TBA  TBC land succession, conservation

 

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