Event Detail

Event Detail


Fee: $60

January 24, 2018 - March 28, 2018 | Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Location: Chesapeake College, 1000 College Circle, Wye Mills, MD, 21679 (map)



Description: In this 10-part workshop series for beginning farmers, we will explore what it takes to be successful on a small-scale farm. Each session covers topics that apply to a variety of agricultural operations, including vegetable and fruit production. The below topics are proven, essential components for ensuring farm profitability.

Please note, pre-registration is required. You must register at least 1-week before any session you would like to attend. If there are not enough participants registered 1-week prior to a session, the in-person session may be canceled and a remote webcast viewing option will be offered instead.

The series will be held on Wednesdays, 6:30 – 9:00 pm, in the Health Professions and Athletics Center, Room 139, Chesapeake College, 1000 College Cir Wye Mills, MD 21679. Starting January 24, 2018 and ending on March 28, 2018.

$10 per session or $60 for the whole series. Those who register for the entire course will have access to a course website with supplemental lessons. More farmer, extension, and specialist speakers will be announced on this page as they are confirmed.

Questions? Contact Future Harvest CASA Delmarva Program Manager, Niamh Shortt, at niamh@futureharvestcasa.org, 443-880-1247. www.eventbrite.com/e/workshop-series-starting-a-small-farm-delmarva-tickets-41344036125?aff=es2