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The Western Nevada College Specialty Crop Institute is an innovative program to provide training for alternative farming methods and for high-desert agriculture unique to Nevada and surrounding regions. The program combines classroom training with on-farm experiences. Instructors are selected on a local and national basis to include the best of industry experts, successful producers and educators.


Additional workshops are being planned for 2015. Check back for updates.
Contact Project Director Ann Louhela to receive notifications of future workshops.

Projects of the WNC Specialty Crop Institute are made possible with funding from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.

For additional information, please contact:
Ann Louhela
Project Director
Phone: 775-423-7565 ext. 2260
Specialty Crop Institute
Western Nevada College
160 Campus Way
Fallon, NV 89406

Information: 775-445-3000
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