Monday, July 13, 2015

Hydroponic Veggies: Made in the Shade - Workshop Announcement





Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 5:00 - 8:30 pm

Suwannee Valley Agricultural Extension Center

8202 CR 417, Live Oak, FL 32060


This workshop is for farmers interested in learning about using open shade structures to extend their vegetable production season. the program will feature hands-on training in an actual operating shade production area and discuss a variety of topics such as: 

 -  Hydroponic Systems for Summer Growing

 -  Shade Technology: Comparisons and Strategies

 -  Selecting Varieties for Shade Production

 -  A successful Lettuce crop for Summertime?

 -  Managing the Heat: Water, nutrients and problem pests, AND MORE!



Registration is $50 for Primary Participant & $25 for additional participants

Registration includes dinner and refreshments.

Register online here:

For more information contact Dilcia Toro at 386-362-1725 ext. 102


Presented by

The University of Florida IFAS Extension

Small Farms Academy





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Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Team
| PO Box 110690 | Gainesville | FL | 32611


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