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Crop Planning

Feb 14-28
Crop Planning

Date: Tuesday, February 14; Thursday, February 23; Tuesday, February 28
Time: 10am-2pm
Location: Lehigh County Agricultural Center, 4184 Dorney Park Rd., Allentown.
Cost: $75

This 3-session skills block is part of our new Vegetable Farming Basics course, a hands-on workshop series for people who want to learn to grow vegetables for sale. Classes will be in simple English. We highly recommend this course for community gardeners, urban farmers, and anyone who may be interested in starting a farm through The Seed Farm's farm incubator program.

The Crop Planning skills block covers the following topics:

  • Knowing your markets/matching production to sales demand
  • Understanding crop seasons
  • Developing succession schedules
  • Making a crop plan (including maps and schedules)
  • Ordering seeds and supplies
  • Calculating seed needs
  • Balancing costs

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Plant SaleMarch 13th, 2017

    at The Seed Farm, 5854 Vera Cruz Rd., Emmaus, PA 18049 Our 3rd annual Spring Plant Sale will feature a wide variety of high quality plants, along with supplies for your home garden

Corporate SponsorshipMarch 1st, 2017

To a new farmer, one growing season can be the difference between nurturing farm dreams and launching a business. Helping to make these dreams come true is incredibly resource intensive. Only 12% of

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Farm Address:
5854 Vera Cruz Rd Emmaus, PA 18049

Mailing Address:
Lehigh County Ag Center 4184 Dorney Park Road Suite107 Allentown, PA, 18104

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