Friday, June 16, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
University of Nevada Knudtsen Resource Center, Room 105
1000 Valley Road, Reno
$30 Early Bird – $35 after June 9
Registration required – Includes lunch
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From the type of structure to season extension practices, growing in hoop houses is more complicated than field production. This workshop explores many of the variables to consider, including new technologies on the market. Learn about options for hoop house structures and season extension so that you can make the best choices for your farm. The workshop will include a producer panel discussion and tour of hoop houses at the University Main Station Farm.
Diane Green of Greentree Naturals Certified Organic Farm in Sandpoint, Idaho, has been farming for more than 30 years. She is a well-known presenter and workshop leader in the Northwest including the Cultivating Success program through the University of Idaho since its inception. She is constantly experimenting with different methods of hoop house production, and her farm has been host to several University research studies.