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CT NOFA/NOFA Events
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Date   Event   Location Time
 
January 10, 2015   Rocky Corner Cohousing Info Session
Information session about Rocky Corner Cohousing, a new multi-generational, farm-centered neighborhood being built in Bethany. Love where you live! Visit their website.
  Clark Memorial Library
538 Amity Road
Bethany, CT
10:00am to 12:00pm
           

January 24, 2015

snow date(1/25/14)

 

2015 Getting Started in Organic Farming Conference 

1941 room in the Crozier-Williams College Center

 

Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Ave, New London, CT 06320

 

8am-5pm
           
February 7, 2014   UConn Ext. Vegetable Pest & Disease Workshop: Cucurbits & Brassicas
This workshop is designed for a target audience of new farmers but it is open to everyone and is suitable for gardeners, Master Gardeners, and even more experienced farmers interested in a review.  Identification and biology will be discussed for common and important pests and diseases.  A look at detailed management practices will be provided for selected problems in each vegetable family covered.  The emphasis will be on IPM and organic practices. More info and registration here.
  Litchfield County Extension Center UConn Torrington Campus
8:30am to 1:00pm
           
February 9-12, 2015 (snow date February 13th)   New England Regional Accreditation Course- NOFA OLC   Three Rivers Community College
Norwich, CT
See site
           
February 14, 2014   UConn Ext. Vegetable Pest & Disease Workshop: Solanaceae & Legumes This workshop is designed for a target audience of new farmers but it is open to everyone and is suitable for gardeners, Master Gardeners, and even more experienced farmers interested in a review.  Identification and biology will be discussed for common and important pests and diseases.  A look at detailed management practices will be provided for selected problems in each vegetable family covered.  The emphasis will be on IPM and organic practices. More info and registration here.  

Tolland County Agricultural Center
Vernon, CT

8:30am to 1:00pm
           
March 7, 2015   CT NOFA Winter Conference   WCSU
Danbury, CT
8:30 to 5:00 pm
           
March 12, 2015   Organic Gardening Techniques
In this class at Westmoor Park, you will learn how to enhance your soil, how to prevent and control insects and diseases, how to attract beneficial insects and pollinators, the basics of composting, and much more! Autumn is a great time to prepare your soil so that next spring you'll hit the ground running!
 

Westmoor Park
119 Flagg Road West
Hartford, CT

6:30pm to 8:00pm
           
March 18, 2015   Learn to Compost at Westmoor Park
Have a Breakdown! Learn to Compost. Have you tried to make compost with no success? Learn to "break down" but in a good way! In this class you will learn about the C/N ratio, "hot vs. cool" composting, the "trash can" technique, compost tea and much more. Sounds mysterious but it is incredibly easy, and your garden will love you for it.
  Westmoor Park
119 Flagg Road West
Hartford, CT
6:30pm to 8:00pm
           

 


 
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