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2804, 2018

Medicinal and Edible Plants: Everyday Uses

By |April 28th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

Botanist, Francine Hutchinson, will lead participants in the art of using medicinal/edible plants in everyday life. Learn about the numerous plants found in our area and what potential uses they have. Participants will received hands-on practice. (We recommend participating in the Medicinal Plant: Identification Hike workshop on April 7th also.)
Date: Saturday, April 28, […]

704, 2018

Medicinal Plants: Identification

By |April 7th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

Botanist, Francine Hutchinson, will lead participants in the art of identifying plants that have potential medicinal/edible uses. Learn about the numerous plants found in our area. There will be time spent outside, so please dress accordingly. (We recommend participating in the Medicinal and Edible Plant Uses workshop on April 28 also.)
Date: Saturday, April […]

2703, 2018

Cover Crop Field Days Central Alabama

By |March 27th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

Dr. Audrey Gamble, an Alabama Cooperative Extension System soil specialist, said these workshops will be a great opportunity for producers to learn strategies to manage cover crops on their farms.

“Cover crops can provide numerous benefits in cropping systems,” Gamble said. “They help to reduce soil erosion, conserve soil moisture, and suppress weeds. Cover […]

2403, 2018

Farm in the City: Organic Gardening 101

By |March 24th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

Time to plant! Organic Gardening 101 will cover ways to create your own backyard garden bed, how to build healthy soil, and how to keep those tender transplants alive. The workshop is free, but please register so we know how many to expect. Participants will take home a free tomato plant.

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This event is […]

2303, 2018

Cover Crop Field Days South Alabama

By |March 23rd, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:
Southeast Alabama Cover Crop Field Day
The Southeast Cover Crop Field Day will include a tour of research plots at the WREC. Participants will also visit the Johnson farm for a tour. Additionally, lunch will be provided by the NRCS at the WREC auditorium.

Dr. Audrey Gamble, an Alabama Cooperative Extension System soil specialist, said […]

903, 2018

Athens Area Water Testing and Employee Training Workshop

By |March 9th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

What: FREE Water Testing and Employee Training Workshop hosted by Front Field Farm, Extension, USDA-NRCS, and the Georgia Small Farm Food Safety Campaign. Each participant will receive templates and instructions on how to document for GAP/FSMA, an opportunity for a water test cost share, free lunch, and one-on-one and group consultation from Extension […]

103, 2018

Middle GA Water Testing and Employee Training Workshop

By |March 1st, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

What: FREE Water Testing and Employee Training Workshop hosted by Babe and Sage Farm, Extension, USDA-NRCS, and the Georgia Small Farm Food Safety Campaign. Each participant will receive templates and instructions on how to document for GAP/FSMA, an opportunity for a water test cost share, free lunch, and one-on-one and group consultation from […]

1702, 2018

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

By |February 17th, 2018||0 Comments

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 […]

602, 2018

Workshop series: Beginning Farmers’ Guide to Financing and Insuring Your Business, Clarke County

By |February 6th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Farmscape Solutions has partnered with the Farm Service Agency (FSA) to increase awareness of and access to FSA programs and services provided to military veterans, beginning, limited-resource, and historically under-served farmers/ranchers.”

This free workshop provides training for beginning and under-served farmers interested in applying for various FSA programs, including Farm Ownership/Operating Loans and Farm […]

3101, 2018

Workshop series: Beginning Farmers’ Guide to Financing and Insuring Your Business, Lee County

By |January 31st, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Farmscape Solutions has partnered with the Farm Service Agency (FSA) to increase awareness of and access to FSA programs and services provided to military veterans, beginning, limited-resource, and historically under-served farmers/ranchers.”

This free workshop provides training for beginning and under-served farmers interested in applying for various FSA programs, including Farm Ownership/Operating Loans and Farm […]