SDSU Extension high tunnel workshop – Feb. 26 in Brookings

Farm Forum

Brookings – SDSU Extension will host a one day high tunnel production workshop on Feb. 26 at McCrory Gardens Education and Visitors Center in Brookings.

The workshop agenda will include discussion on how to select the right high tunnel for your situation, soil and nutrient management in a high tunnel and insect pest and disease management. Speakers will include SDSU Extension Specialists and two experienced growers.

The workshop will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at McCrory Gardens Education and Visitors Center, 6 Street, Brookings. The cost for the workshop is $35 per person and $30 per person if more than one person attending from the same farm. Registration includes lunch and refreshments. Space is limited and those planning to attend are encouraged to pre-register by Feb. 20. To learn more, contact Geoffrey Njue, SDSU Extension, Specialty Crops Field Specialist, 605-782-3290,