Continuous and Efficient Production through Winter
Natick Community Organic Farm systems include passive solar greenhouses one free standing and another attached to the barn and unheated hoop houses with both single and double layer covers. This workshop will focus on using greenhouses continuously fall through spring, for both winter greens and seedlings, with emphasis on soils, harvesting techniques, and pricing as well as experiments with flower growing. ***Workshop followed by optional pot-luck lunch.
Instructors: Jean-Claude Bourrut, with 25 years organic growing experience, has designed, built, and grown in green houses, and hoop houses. Jill Shea is assistant farmer at Natick Community Organic Farm.
Natick Community Organic Farm Natick, MA (View)
117 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760