Berks Ag Event Calendar
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Living on a Few Acres: Tree and Small Fruit Production, Webinar
March 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm$5.00
This event is perfect for anyone with existing trees, berry plants or looking to start a small orchard or patch. We cover the most basic concepts, and before you know it, you will have a fruit harvest from your acreages or backyard.
Thu., Mar. 30, 2023
(6:00 PM – 8:00 PM ET)
Registration deadline: March 30, 2023, 8:00 p.m.
Living on a Few Acres: Tree and Small Fruit Production is perfect for anyone who has a couple of existing trees or berry plants or is looking to start a small orchard or patch of their own. The presenters will start you off with the most basic concepts, and before you know it, you will enjoy a fruit harvest from your own acreages or backyard.
About the Series
Living on a Few Acres is a webinar series developed for the beginning producer or homesteader looking to become more self-sufficient or take the first step in producing a product. These programs are designed to explain the very basic information on how to get started but provide resources with more advanced information as you continue pursuing your goal or hobby. Topics for the series include beekeeping, syrup making, soil fertility, vegetable gardening, tree and small fruit production, home food preservation, backyard greenhouses, and hydroponic production.
Registration is required to receive the link to access the webinar. Registrants will also receive access to the webinar recording.
Who is this for?
- Beginning producers or homesteaders
- Those looking to become more self-sufficient in producing tree fruit or small fruit
What will you learn?
- Basics of tree fruit production
- Selecting tree fruit varieties and planting trees
- Cultural needs and production methods of small fruit crops
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