Growing Growers ICT 

 

Workshop and event series

Core workshops: Days and times are currently being planned! The schedule will be released soon.

Expect for workshops to occur on Monday and/or Wednesday afternoons and/or Saturday mornings. 

Workshop lectures will be conducted in a hybrid format, with options to join in-person or virtually. Most workshops will also have an accompanying farm tour, which will not have a virtual option.

TBD Crop planning and seedling production
TBD Building and managing healthy soils
TBD Starting a farm and farm business management
TBD Postharvest handling and food safety
TBD Small farm equipment and drip irrigation
TBD Integrated pest, weed, and disease management

 

Other Learning opportunities this season will include:

  • Farmer’s Market Field Days
  • Advanced Farm Business Planning Workshop
  • Introduction to High Tunnels Workshop
  • Season Extension Multi-Stop Farm Tour
  • Fruit Production Bus Tour to Northeast KS
  • Advanced Fruit Production Workshop Series

Days and times are currently being planned! 

 

Stay updated on workshops changes and when registration is live by liking our Facebook page.

Workshops cost between $5 and $10 to attend. Updated information on prices can be found on the registration pages when they are live. Apprentices are able to attend most workshops and events at no additional charge. 

 

 Questions?

Contact Lyndsay Feather, program manager:

(316) 660-0145 | lfeather@k-state.edu