Monthly Archives: March 2015

Archive of posts published in the specified Month

Mar
19

February Sussex Beginning Farmer Workshop

  What to grow? When to grow? These and many other questions were answered at the first classroom session in Sussex County. Dr. Gordon Johnson covered a wide array of topics, including business, market, and production planning, enterprise budgeting, marketing opportunities, planning for…

Mar
19

February New Castle Beginning Farmer Workshop

The first hands-on session in Newark covered aspects of Transplant Production. Students learned from Dr. Gordon about growing facilities, trays and media for planting, seeding, watering, fertilization and growth management. High tunnel production was also discussed and students direct seeded cool season vegetables…