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Archive of posts published in the category: Gordon Johnson
Jun
4

March Sussex Beginning Farmer Workshop

Gordon Johnson and Emmalea Ernest demonstrating two types of hand planters. Jab-planters use a narrow funnel to deliver each seed into the dirt through an alligator-like mouth at the opposite end. You jab the end into the ground, drop a seed down the…

Feb
20

DELAWARE PRODUCE FOOD SAFETY TRAININGS FOR 2014

In 2014, three initial training opportunities will be offered for produce growers on food safety and good agricultural practices and good handling practices (GAP’s and GHP’s) by the Delaware Cooperative Extension.  Training covers microbial food contaminants, outbreaks associated with produce, how produce becomes…