For those of you in Michigan please see the announcement below and the link to register for an upcoming hoophouse workshop in Lapeer, MI on Friday, January 20th.  Pre-registration is required by next Tuesday, January 17th, so that we have a final count for lunch.  Please contact Laura Haselhuhn (contact info below) with any additional questions.   Thanks.


On Farm Field Day: Winter Hoophouse Production


A hands-on workshop on

winter farming in hoophouses

with Adam Montri.


Friday, January 20th

10:00 am-3:00 pm

Red Bird Farm

4475 Merwin Road, Lapeer


Workshop Topics:

-Hoophouse Winter Crop


-Tools & Hand Seeders for                                  

    Hoophouse Farming

-Winter Marketing Options

-Economics of Hoophouses

-Funding Opportunities in              

    Michigan for Hoophouses


Lunch will be provided.  Pre-Registration is required.  Workshop Cost is $20 for MIFMA Members & $30 for non-MIFMA members


Register at


Space is limited so please register early.

Registration ends Tuesday, January 17.


Workshop is Sponsored By:

Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA)

The C.S. Mott Group for Sustainable Food Systems

Michigan State University Student Organic Farm


Any questions may be directed to:

Laura Haselhuhn

517-355-5191 ext 1408

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