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BF 106: Vegetable Production for Small Scale Farming

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
4:00pm – 7:00pm

Common Ground High School – 358 Springside Ave, New Haven, CT

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

Training objective - This course will focus on the basics for soil testing and soil health, cover crops, choosing crops to grow, field preparation, season extension, an equipment wish list, marketing, weed management options, diagnostics for plant problems, disease management, insect management and pesticide application. We will cover some annual pest problems for several common vegetable crops.


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

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