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REGISTRATION CLOSED: EKY Field Trip to Green Edge Gardens

February 24, 2016 - February 25, 2016

| $25

From February 24 to the 25th, CFA is offering a field trip to Athens, OH to see how Green Edge Gardens grows produce for market year round! Green Edge has developed an in-depth curriculum for all growers from beginners to advanced to extend their growing season in a climate and terrain similar to Eastern Kentucky’s.

This field trip is targeted towards all levels of Eastern Kentucky growers. The $25 fee will include a tour of ACEnet, a full-day season extension workshop at Green Edge Gardens, and travel, meals, and lodging. A “pay what you can” option is available as well.

There is a 40 person limit to the trip, so register as soon as you can! Deadline for registration is February 12.

Registration Closed

Questions?  Contact Mae Humiston via: email: mae@cfaky.org or by phone: 540-461-0457

Date: February 24-25

Participant cost: $25

Working agenda (times subject to change):

Wednesday February 24

9:00 am                        Leave Hazard – bring lunch

1:00 pm                        Arrive in Athens

1:00pm – 5:00pm         ACEnet and Rural Action tour

5:00pm – 6:00pm         Check in to hotel, change for dinner

6:00pm – 8:00 pm        Dinner

8:00pm                         Return to hotel

 

Thursday February 25

7:00am – 9:00am        Breakfast at hotel and check-out

9:30am – 4:00pm        Green Edge workshop, lunch included

4:30pm                         Leave Athens

6:00pm – 7:00pm         Dinner on the road, included

9:30pm                         Arrive in Hazard

 

Green Edge website: http://greenedgegardens.com/

Green Edge on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Green-Edge-Gardens-327289894146/

Article on Green Edge: http://www.growingproduce.com/vegetables/year-round-production-with-high-tunnels/#/BlackoutGallery/73819/1/

 

ACEnet website: http://acenetworks.org/

ACEnet on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/acenetworks

 

Rural Action website: http://ruralaction.org/

Rural Action on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ruralaction/

Details

Start:
February 24, 2016
End:
February 25, 2016
Cost:
$25

Organizer

Mae Humiston
Phone:
(540) 461-0457
Email:
Mae@cfaky.org

Venue

Green Edge
16232 Henry Rd
Amesville, OH 45711 United States
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