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Organic Fruits & Vegetables Pest and Weed Control Workshop

Date Published: 09/10/14 10:31AM

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The FVSU College of Agriculture, Family Sciences and Technology will host a free workshop and lunch for people interested in organic farming. Some of the topics scheduled for discussion include growing small organic fruits, resources available from the USDA for organic producers, and the organic certification process.

Featured speakers:

Russell and Jewell Bean, S&B Farms - Eufaula, AL

Jerald Larson, Retired FVSU Extension Specialist

Dr. Mack Wilson, Professor of Horticulture - FVSU

Dr. James Brown, Professor of Horticulture - FVSU

Dr. George Boyhan, Professor of Horticulture - UGA

Fredando Jackson, Healthy Living Farms - Albany, GA

When:

September 17, 2014
9am - 4:30pm

Where:

Agricultural Technology Conference Center
46 Camp John Hope Road
Fort Valley, GA 31030

For more information contact:

Dr. Erika Styles
478-825-1986/6801
stylese@fvsu.edu