Interested in learning more about growing hops?
Part of the Michigan State University (MSU) Extension Beginning Farmer Series, “Getting Started with Hop Production” will provide an overview of all aspects of production including: history; biology; cultivar selection; trellis design, setup, and cost; pest and disease management; soils and site selection; best management practices; picking and processing; cost of picking and processing; and marketing and sales.
The webinar will take place on February 24, 7-9 pm. The cost is $10.
Sign up at the link below:
Public URL: http://events.anr.msu.edu/GSWHops/
Also, for more in-depth information on hops, you can sign up for the MSU IPM Academy on February 18-19, 2014 in Okemos, MI. For more information please visit: http://hops.msu.edu/ and see the “Events” listing on the right side of the page.