Workshop dates and topics are now set for the MSU Student Organic Farm. Information is available at www.hoophouse.msu.edu. Workshop space is limited to 25 commercial farmers (those who are growing products for sale).
The tour dates are now set also. Please see below for the dates and times of those.
All workshops run from 1-5pm at the MSU Horticulture Teaching and Research Center, 3291 College Rd; Holt, MI 48824. Cost is $40/workshop or $125 for the series of 4 and is payable at the workshops
May 16 Hoophouse Structures and Warm Season Crops
June 27 Drip Irrigation for Hoophouse and Field Production
Aug 15 Marketing Options for Year-round Vegetables
Sept 12 Hoophouse Cropping Options for Winter Harvests
Tours are at the MSU Horticulture Teaching and Research Center
3291 College Rd
Holt, MI 48824
Tours are $3/adult, payable at the start of the tours. Kids are free.
May 10, 3:30-5pm
June 22, 10:30am-12 (noon)
July 12, 6-8pm
August 23, 6-8pm
September 30, 12:30-2:30pm
December 5, 10-11am
February 7 (2012), 2:30-3:30pm