Save the Date! SE Kansas Specialty Crop Workshop Planned for February 15, 2020
Mark your calendar for the first annual Southeast Kansas Specialty Crops Workshop scheduled for Saturday February 15, 2020. Both experienced and beginning specialty crop producers from across Kansas are invited to attend. The workshop will cover production, marketing, and management in Burlington at the Coffey County Fairgrounds 4-H Building, 8 am to 5 pm. Speakers will include former KSU horticulture specialist Chuck Marr.
This workshop will provide valuable information covering many aspects of specialty crop production, marketing and management including: 1) Direct Marketing with an emphasis on Farmers Markets, 2) Crops to grow with variety suggestions, 3) Effective growers and groups helping to promote Specialty Crops in Kansas, 4) Equipment information and Other Resources for success, 5) Importance of Business Planning and Enterprise Budgets and conclude with a Farm Tour of a veteran Specialty Crop operation.
The cost including a local sourced lunch will be $30.00 for the first person and $20.00 for additional family members. Look for more information about registration from KRC in January 2020. For more information, contact David Coltrain at firstname.lastname@example.org or 620-330-3951