vegetable production

504, 2018

Farming 101: A Series for Small, Beginning, or Transitioning Farmers

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From the organizers:

Hosted by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System

Pre-Registration is required: The Farming 101 program will held on Thursdays during the month of April at the Autauga County Extension office. The first meeting will be April 5th, and the last meeting will be April 19th. There will be two classes taught each day, one from […]

2003, 2018

Chilton Area Vegetable Production Meeting

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From the organizers:

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System will conduct the Chilton Area Vegetable Production Meeting on Tuesday, March 20, at the Alabama Power Company Building, 2030 7th St. S (US Hwy 31 just north of I-65 Exit 205) in Clanton from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Speakers and topics to be covered include:

Vegetable Weed Management […]

1702, 2018

EAT South’s Farm in the City: Planning and Propogation

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From the organizers: “Build a beautiful, vibrant garden and save money by starting your own seeds! Planning and Propagation is our second monthly Farm in the City workshop. We’ll cover how to plan your garden, creative ways to think about rotating your crops, and how to save money and add variety by starting your own […]

2005, 2017

SEED Project Onsite Farm Demonstration and Workshop

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A community demonstration and workshop for home gardeners, small produce farmers, and the general public hosted by the USDA, FSA, and Vivian B. Adams School at Eufaula’s Historic S&B Farm. The workshop will include best practices in small livestock production, stewardship of natural resources, local networking opportunities, and Farm Service Agency programs for fruits, vegetables, specialty crops and […]

1905, 2017

ALLIANCE Field Day at Levee Run Farm

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This event will be hosted by Levee Run Farm in Greenwood, MS.  Topics will include: “Demonstrations on Composting and Trellising Tomatoes and Cucumbers; Insect and Disease Control; and Featuring the Farm’s Pastured Poultry, Vegetables, Flowers, and High Tunnel”.  Top experts from Mississippi State University Extension Service, Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station and experienced farmers will share composting […]

404, 2017

Produce Growers Training

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Hosted by the Local Food Safety Collaborative (LFSC), led by the National Farmers Union Foundation: The training will cover the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). This act aims to ensure the safety of the U.S. food supply. Many producers may not be covered by the rules of the act, but those that plan to grow […]

3003, 2017

Farming 201 Series on Vegetable Production

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Hosted by ACES:

Farming 201 training series is focused on different aspects of vegetable production.  Pre-Registration Required. Cost per class is $10 or entire course for $25 For more information, contact Tony Glover: 256-737-9386 or cullmancounty@auburn.edu.

Speakers and Topics

February 23, 2017, 6-8pm
Controlling pest of vegetables with an emphasis on organic and soft chemicals. Focus will be on cucurbit […]

2303, 2017

Farming 201 Series on Vegetable Production

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Hosted by ACES:

Farming 201 training series is focused on different aspects of vegetable production.  Pre-Registration Required. Cost per class is $10 or entire course for $25 For more information, contact Tony Glover: 256-737-9386 or cullmancounty@auburn.edu.

Speakers and Topics

February 23, 2017, 6-8pm
Controlling pest of vegetables with an emphasis on organic and soft chemicals. Focus will be on cucurbit […]

903, 2017

PSA Growers Training

By |March 9th, 2017||Comments Off on PSA Growers Training

The Farm Food Collaborative, Crotovina, and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System host a FSMA and GAP training for farmers and on-farm food safety managers. Please note that you must attend all seven modules of the training to receive a certificate of completion from the Association of Food and Drug Officials (AFDO). Refreshments and lunch will be […]

2409, 2016

Specialty Vegetable Production Field Day

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Training of the Trainers:  FARMERS & AGRICULTURAL PROFESSIONALS — Learn about management and marketing of specialty vegetable crops, based on a two-year project at Alabama A&M University.  Topics & activities to include: IPM tactics: pest exclusion and organic insecticides, cover crops and soil improvement, marketing, and site visit.

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