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BF 105: Fruit Production for Small Scale Farming

Thursday, March 16, 2017
9:30am – 12:30pm

Community Farm of Simsbury – 73 Wolcott Rd, Simsbury, CT

FREE Solid Ground Farmer Trainings for New & Beginning Farmers with less than 10 years of experience.

Training Objective - This course will focus on small fruit and will cover site selection and preparation, soil requirements for various fruits, varieties, planting and care, support systems for brambles, extending the season, proper harvesting, and integrated pest management for select insects and diseases.


Extension (primary), College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, Office of Public Engagement, UConn Master Calendar

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