High Tunnel Build Educational Workshop May 21
Extending Specialty Crop Production in Wyoming
by University of Wyoming Cooperative Extension Service
May 9, 2011
The University of Wyoming is offering a High Tunnel Build Educational Workshop in LaBarge on Saturday, May 21st. It will be at the LaBarge Elementary School from 8:00AM to 5:00PM.
High Tunnels or Hoop Houses can be incorporated you’re your gardening and cropping practices as a means to extend the growing season and increase specialty crop production—even in Wyoming. This educational workshop will provide you with the knowledge to build a high tunnel utilizing locally available materials, on your own property.
Learn how to construct a High Tunnel.
• In about one day.
• Using locally available materials.
• Complete material lists provided.
Space is limited to 20 people. Cost is $25 per person. To participate, you must RSVP prior to May 18th. To register contact Robin Schamber at the University of Wyoming Cooperative Extension Service office in Pinedale, 308-367-4380.
Please dress appropriately as this workshop is held out-of-doors. Painting and working with lumber and tools is expected. Weather conditions may force this project indoors at the county fairgrounds.
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