Below are some great opportunities and educational events relating to vegetable and fruit production, both from UNH Extension as well as from collaborating organizations and our neighboring states.
June 14. Tree fruit twilight meeting. Kimball Fruit Farm, Pepperell, MA. 5:30-7:30pm. This workshop will include a tour of the apple orchard, as well as a focus on the farm’s recent solar panel installation. We will also see hydroponic tomato production. The tour will include discussion of pruning & crop management strategies and identifying and managing tree fruit insect pests. Learn more here.
June 19. Pollinator week field day and research twilight meeting. Woodman Farm, Durham NH. 5-7pm. Learn about NH Agricultural Experiment Station research projects, including making meadows for pollinator habitat, overwintered onions, domestication and breeding of kiwi berries, strawberry breeding, day neutral strawberry production in low tunnels, high tunnel production, and more. Learn more here. 2 PAT credits offered.
July 12. Tree fruit twilight meeting. Windy Ridge Orchard, North Haverhill NH. 5:30-7:30pm. This workshop will include a tour of the apple and peach orchard, and the farm’s new restaurant area and sales/wine-tasting area. The tour will include discussion of pruning strategies and identifying and managing tree fruit insect pests. Learn more here.
July 20. Vegetable and berry twilight meeting. Apple Hill Farm, Concord, NH. 5:30-7:30pm. Stay tuned for more info…
See our UNH Extension Food & Agriculture Events Calendar for more events…
Other events listings that may be of interest: