NOFA-NH and UNH Cooperative Extension are having a Small Equipment Demo for Vegetable Farms on Saturday, April 21, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon:
Small Equipment Demonstrations for Vegetable Farms
NOFA-NH and UNH Cooperative Extension
Red Manse Farm, 5 Pittsfield Road, Loudon, NH
Saturday, April 21, 2012
9 a.m. – 12 noon
$5.00 per person, payable at the workshop
This workshop presents and demonstrates a range of planting equipment used by market gardens and small commercial vegetable farms. Equipment featured will range from hand tools to two‐row tractor drawn tools. Direct seeding and transplanting of vegetable crops will be covered, as well as, seeding of cover crops and using plastic mulches.
Held at Red Manse Farm, 5 Pittsfield Road, Loudon. Red Manse Farm grows certified organic vegetables at Loudon Center and began operating in 2006, selling to both consumers and food businesses.
To RSVP, contact the NOFA‐NH office at (603) 224‐5022 or Ray Connor at firstname.lastname@example.org .