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Sustainable Gardening Practices in High Tunnel Systems

  • ACE Garden 4247 Creighton Road Richmond, VA, 23223 United States (map)
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Sustainable Gardening Practices in High Tunnel Systems

AUGUST 14, 2018
9AM - 11:30AM

ACE Gardens
4247 Creighton Rd, Richmond, Virginia

AGENDA & PRESENTATIONS

9:00 AM
Registration & Welcome

9:30 AM

  • Principles of Sustainable Gardening, Dr. Leonard Githinji, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Sustainable and Urban Agriculture, Virginia State University


10:15 AM

  • High Tunnel Production, Dr. Reza Rafie, Professor and Extension Specialist, Horticulture, Virginia State University


11:00 AM

  • Environmental Control in High Tunnels, Chris Mullins, Extension Specialist, Greenhouse, Virginia State University
  • Tour of the Garden, Billie Brown, ACE Garden

THIS WORKSHOP IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

For more information, contact the VSU Virginia Cooperative Extension Agriculture & Natural Resources office  at (804) 524-5960 or email mklein@vsu.edu


If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact mklein@vsu.edu with the Cooperative Extension office, Agriculture & Natural Resources at VSU, or call (804) 524-5960  / TDD (800) 828-1120 during business hours of 8 am. and 5 p.m. to discuss accommodations five days prior to the event.

Earlier Event: August 13
Small Farmer Orientation
Later Event: August 15
CANCELLED: USDA FSA Workshop