check back soon for revised 2021 dates and places for these courses below.
Maple & Other Tree Tapping - Basics and sales opportunities Learn about local $$$ making opportunities & the Basics of tree tapping and making maple syrup T & T Organics—Agricultural Producers from right here in McDowell County, working with EDGE (www.edge-us.org) Green House production - Fruits and Vegetables - T &T Organics support for getting your oWN HIGH TUNNEL Learn the Basics of Greenhouse & High Tunnel& Small Farm Production with T & T Organics— Agricultural Producers from McDowell County and EDGE (www.edge-us.org)
Chicken Production: Is it right for ME and my land? - Pockerchickory farms Learn the basics of meat chicken production, featuring local $$$ making & production opportunities. Jack Caffrey Center. SEEDH(www.seedh.co) & Pockerchickory Farms (www.pockerchicoryfarms.com) with Mercer County native Dr. Crystal Cook Marshall
Meat Goat Production: Is it right for me and my land? - Pockerchickory Farms 10 am - Noon. $$$ making & production opportunities with live meat goat demo. SEEDH(www.seedh.co) & Pockerchickory Farms(www.pockerchicoryfarms.com) with Mercer County native Dr. Crystal Cook Marshall
Beekeeping: Is it right for me? Appalachian beekeeping Collective Mark Lilly from Appalachian Beekeeping Collective[working with coalminers to become beekeepers--www.appheadwaters.org] discusses beekeeping basics, $$$ making opportunities,and how to become a sponsored beekeeper for their collective. Jack Caffrey Center.
Fix soiland turn a profit whether in the mountains or in the hollers through Holistic Management (www.holisticmangement.org), Jack Caffrey Center. Examine a mountain site up close & learn the signs to look for to grow your site’s soil and profit!
Growing Mountain Herbs & Products - Sprouting Farms Learn about sales & production opportunities for growing mountain herbs on your land, in high tunnels, or in your backyard. Jack Caffrey Center. With Ruby Daniels of Sprouting Farms, Greenbrier County, WV (www.sproutingfarms.org)