Introduction to Vegetable Production

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Are you new to farming?

Are you ready to take it to the next level and begin a market garden?

This class is for you!

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In this series you will learn about management of market gardens and vegetable production.

The first class will be an introductory class about the basics of successful vegetable production and free to attend. This session will include a brief presentation about what you need to know to begin a market garden followed by discussion among attendees and Q&A.

Following the information session there will be two online classes and a hands-on, in-person field day at Breeze Farm in Orange County. These series of classes are sold as a package and build on each other. Classes will cover the basics of soil health and management, vegetable production, irrigation, and pest management.

The cost for the series is $25.

February 23, 2022 – 6:00-7:00 p.m. – Introduction to Vegetable Production and Q&A- Free session

March 30, 2022 – 6:00-9:00 p.m. – Basics of soil management and keys to market gardening success.

April 27, 2022 – 6:00-9:00 p.m. – Integrated pest management and basics of crop irrigation.

May 21, 2022 – 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – All day event at Breeze Farm, an incubator farm in Orange County, featuring hands-on demonstrations and workshops on setting up drip irrigation lines, soil health demonstrations, pest identification, and basics of walk behind farm implements.

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