High Tunnel Mixed Vegetable Production Workshop

April 26, 2013 in Announcements

Tuesday, May 21, 2013     5:00pm -8:00pm
Delaware State University
Smyrna Outreach and Research Center
(884 Smyrna Leipsic Road Smyrna, DE 19702)

This workshop is geared towards persons interested in high tunnel production
in Delaware and season extension in general. The workshop will cover topics such as:

● Starting sweet potato slips in a tunnel to transplant outside

● Demonstration of grafting tomatoes for better yields and disease resistance

● Comparison of five different high tunnels now at the Smyrna Outreach and Research Center, including three that were recently constructed

● Other options for crops in high tunnels

● How to improve results of vegetable production

● Season Extension Strategies

Space is limited; please RSVP by May 17.

To register & if you have any questions or special needs, please contact Dr. Rose Ogutu at (302) 857-6397 or rogutu@desu.edu , or Jasmine Porter at 302-857-758 or jporter@desu.edu.

Northeast SARE, USDA & Delaware State University Cooperative Extension Small Farms Program