Friday, October 8, 2010

Attention Vegetable Growers:

Registration is now available for "Vegetable 201: Ready to take the next step?" This one-day workshop provides insights from 10 MSU Extension educators and specialists with expertise in commercial vegetable production and management. The workshop is intended for someone experienced in vegetable gardening and has explored turning it into a commercial venture, or for those wanting to add a vegetable enterprise to an existing farm business. The program provides a general overview of commercial vegetable production and points to resources for success.

The workshop will be held November 4 from 8 am to 5 pm at the Kalamazoo Holiday Inn West (2747 South 11th Street). A pre-registration fee of $50 is required by October 29. More information and a brochure with directions and registration instructions can be found at www.maes.msu.edu/swmrec/meetings. Further questions can be directed to Ron Goldy at 269-944-1477 x207 or goldy@msu.edu.