From the Ground Up: A Workshop for Beginning Farmers
Date: August 7, 2007
Time: 9 am - 3:30 pm
Cost: $25 for early registration; $30 after July 31.
This day-long workshop will be held at Cerridwen Farm at Green 
Mountain College. It will provide beginning farmers and growers with 
practical information on horticulture and grazing management systems 
for small, diversified farms. Topics include: strategies for 
maintaining and improving soil quality; techniques and equipment to 
control weeds; rotational grazing systems (including watering and 
fencing systems); and greenhouse management. There will also be time 
for discussion about business planning and resources for beginning 
farmers. $25 early registration; $30 after July 31. For more 
information, contact [log in to unmask] or call 802-656-5459. Go to 
www.uvm.edu/wagn/womeninag.html for a downloadable regisration form.


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Beth Holtzman
Women's Agricultural Network

617 Comstock Rd.
Berlin, VT 05602

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802-223-2389 ext. 15
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