Small Scale Hops Production
Thursday, February 23rd, 2017; 6pm – 8pm; $5/family
This workshop will provide an overview of hops production from site selection, choosing varieties, plant nutrition, Integrated Pest Management strategies for hops, to harvesting, processing and marketing. The instructor will be Tim Weigle, Senior Extension Associate with the NYS IPM Program who has been growing hops for 6 years at the Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Laboratory in Portland, NY.
This event is part of the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshop Series. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Program is made possible through the generous support of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Series is open to beginning farmers, established farms looking to diversify and grow, agriculture enthusiasts, homesteaders, and EVERYONE in between!
Key Information about the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. Workshops
Frank W. Bratt Agricultural Center
3542 Turner Road
Jamestown, New York 14701