Saturday, October 7, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Western Nevada College Fallon Campus
160 Campus Way, Fallon
$35 Early Bird – $45 after September 30
Registration required – Includes lunch and a copy of
“The Greenhouse & Hoophouse Grower’s Handbook”
From basic hoop house practices to advanced techniques, this workshop is ideal for the intermediate or advanced grower. Taught by a seasoned professional with a background in research and commercial production, attendees will learn how to maximize growing space to increase production and profits. The workshop includes a hoop house tour.
Andrew Mefferd of One Drop Farm spent seven years in the research department at Johnny’s Selected Seeds, traveling around the world to consult with researchers and farmers on the best practices in greenhouse growing. He put what he learned to use on his own farm in Maine. He is now the editor and publisher of Growing for Market magazine. Previously, he worked on farms in six states across the United States before starting his own farm. Andrew is also author of The Greenhouse and Hoophouse Grower’s Handbook published in February 2017.