Beginning farmers

2110, 2016

Alliance Field Day

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Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

 

Registration: 10:00am

Program: 10:15-2:30pm

Training topics will include: growing and selling directly to consumers, farmers markets, farm stands, and CSAs

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, USDA Specialty Crop Grant Program; […]

1810, 2016

Operation Grow

By |October 18th, 2016||Comments Off on Operation Grow

Hosted by ACES:

Agricultural opportunities for veterans and their families.

All classes will be at the Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Suite 4, Dothan, AL 36301.  Registration 8:30-9:00, 9:00-3:30.

Schedule and topics:

Sept. 20 – Vegetable Production
Sept. 26 – Soils
Oct. 04 – Integrated Pest Management
Oct. 11 – Ornamental Plant Care
Oct. 18 – Ornamental Production
Oct. 25 – Fruit Production
Nov. 01 – Resources and Marketing

More information at www.agitc.org/operation-grow, or […]

1110, 2016

Operation Grow

By |October 11th, 2016||Comments Off on Operation Grow

Hosted by ACES:

Agricultural opportunities for veterans and their families.

All classes will be at the Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Suite 4, Dothan, AL 36301.  Registration 8:30-9:00, 9:00-3:30.

Schedule and topics:

Sept. 20 – Vegetable Production
Sept. 26 – Soils
Oct. 04 – Integrated Pest Management
Oct. 11 – Ornamental Plant Care
Oct. 18 – Ornamental Production
Oct. 25 – Fruit Production
Nov. 01 – Resources and Marketing

More information at www.agitc.org/operation-grow, or […]

1010, 2016

ASAN Regional Food & Farm Forum (Childersburg)

By |October 10th, 2016||0 Comments

Join ASAN at the Kymulga Grist Mill for the second in our 4-part series of Regional Food & Farm Forums!

More information at http://asanonline.org/RFFF16.

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates.  Each Regional Forum consists of roundtable discussions on a wide variety of […]

2909, 2016

ASAN Regional Food & Farm Forum (Poarch)

By |September 29th, 2016||0 Comments

Join ASAN at the Wind Creek Hotel for the first in their regionally based 4-part series at the Poarch Food and Farm Forum, an event planned in partnership with the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

More information at http://asanonline.org/RFFF16.

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, […]

1609, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |September 16th, 2016||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

 

Registration: 10:00am

Program: 10:15-2:30pm

Training topics will include: selling to institutions, speciality food stores, featuring hydroponic produce: tomatoes, cucumbers and more.

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, USDA Specialty Crop Grant […]

2008, 2016

Walking Tour – Apples Pears and Muscadines

By |August 20th, 2016||Comments Off on Walking Tour – Apples Pears and Muscadines

On Saturday, August 20, 2016, 10:30am Petals from the Past is hosting: A Walking Tour – Apples, Pears, and Muscadines- Dr. Arlie Powell

Dr. Powell will discuss how to grow these fruits; variety selections, care and maintenance.   You will taste the varieties and walk through the orchards.

 

This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As […]

1908, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |August 19th, 2016||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

 

Registration: 10:00am

Program: 10:15-2:30pm

Training topics will include: growing fall crops, soil fertility, fermentation, preserving the harvest, grass fed beef, vendor opportunities

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, USDA Specialty […]

1507, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |July 15th, 2016||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

 

Registration: 10:00am

Program: 10:15-2:30pm

Training topics will include: risk management, insurance, financial magement, recordkeeping, new produce safety guide for small farms

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, USDA Specialty Crop Grant […]

1706, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |June 17th, 2016||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

 

Registration: 10:00am

Program: 10:15-2:30pm

Training topics will include: integrated pest and disease control, pastured poultry, flowers, and high tunnels.

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, USDA Specialty Crop Grant Program; Mississippi […]