For all beginning commercial vegetable farmers and those new to vegetable production. This is a chance to learn more than the intro level and get ready to build your vegetable markets. This is being offered by MSUE and the first session will be held in Jackson, MI. Please see bottom of this email for the registration form. To see the PDF of the brochure please visit and see  calendar of events for March 19.


Vicki Morrone

303 Natural Resources Bldg

C.S. Mott Group

Dept of CARRS

East Lansing, MI 48824

517-353-3542/517-282-3557 (cell)

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From: Daniel Brainard [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Monday, March 08, 2010 5:04 PM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Veggie 201 workshop Jackson March 19


Pre-registration for the upcoming workshop “Vegetable 201: Ready to take the next step?" (see below) has been extended to March 11th.  To register, print off attached registration form, and send with your check to the address listed. 


Hope to see you there!



From: Michigan Farmers' Market Managers [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Daniel Brainard
Sent: Thursday, January 28, 2010 3:35 PM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: veggie 201 workshop Jackson March 19


Dear Subscribers (apologies for duplication),


Registration is now available for "Vegetable 201: Ready to take the next step?". This one-day workshop provides insights from MSU Extension educators and specialists with expertise in commercial vegetable production and management.  The workshop is intended for those who have experience with vegetable gardening and have explored turning it into a commercial venture or for those who would like to add a vegetable enterprise to an existing farm business.  The program will provide a general overview of commercial vegetable production and point to resources for success.


When:     Friday, March 19, 2010, from 8 - 5 PM

Where:    Jackson County Extension Office, Jackson, MI

Cost: $30 per person.  Pre-registration required.


To register:  Fill out and send attached registration form with check to address provided (please do not reply to this email).


Hope to see you there!


Daniel Brainard (Dan)

Assistant Professor

Department of Horticulture

Michigan State University

A440 Plant & Soil Science Building

East Lansing, MI 48824-1325

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