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Jun
3

Upcoming Programs!

Dwarf Sweet Cherry High Tunnel & Alternative Fruit Twilight Meeting T. S. Smith & Sons, Bridgeville, DE. Thursday, June 4th, from 6:00-8:00pm. Learn about growing dwarf sweet cherries in high tunnels and other alternative fruits from Charlie Smith of T. S. Smith &…

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…