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Successful Biological Orcharding

Join MOYFC and Michael Phillips for this exciting all day workshop! 

We will discuss how to successfully raise fruit trees and other berry fruits in Mid-Missouri, using biological & holistic techniques. 

December 6th, 2016

Check-in, Welcome, Introductions:  8:30am-9:00am

Workshop begins:  9:00am sharp

9:00 – 10:30am:  Healthy Plant Metabolism & Fungal Duff Management

10:30 – 10:45am:    Break & snacks

10:45 – 12:00pm and 1:00-2:00pm:  Orchard Soil Health, Ecosystem Connections & Disease Progression

Noon1:00pm:  Lunch (is included/provided with your registration)

2:00 – 2:15pm:  Break & snacks

2:15 – 3:00pm:  Integrating Holistic Tenets into Orchard Practice & Holistic Alternatives to Fungicides

3:00 – 4:30pm:  Insect Challenges and Management & Community Marketplace (How to sell & market those beautiful fruits!

4:30 – 5:30pm:  MOYFC mini-mixer to get to know Michael and your fellow mid-Missouri farmers

* Please email us if you have dietary restrictions:

Earlier Event: October 9
MOYFC Monthly Potluck
Later Event: February 12
MOYFC Monthly Potluck