Lavender Grower 101 – “Plant to Market” – an introduction to lavender growing, processing and marketing.

When:
September 23, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
2017-09-23T08:30:00-06:00
2017-09-23T15:00:00-06:00
Where:
Sage Creations Organic Farm
3555 East Road
Palisade, CO 81526
USA
Cost:
$325/person or $500/operation(limit 2 persons) Lunch included
Contact:
Paola Legarre
970-623-9556

Paola in South FieldLavender Grower 101 Workshop: Friday, September 23 8:30 AM TO 3:00 PM – If you are thinking of starting a lavender farm or already have a farm consider this class. You will learn how to prepare, plant, process, and market lavender. We will have seven hours of course instruction. Time includes farm tour and Q&A. Cost $325/person. $500 for single operation(limit 2 persons). Lunch included. To keep the class intimate and personal, this class will be limited to 6 persons. To sign up call 970-623-9556 or email paola@sagecreationsorganicfarm.comDSC_0835.

 

Stainless Steel Still

 

Some of the topics will include:

Preparing beds – Design for the end in mind.
Irrigation
Planting
Pruning
Harvesting for optimum use
Post harvest handling
Different cultivars and their marketability
Introduction to lavender propagation
Separate Distillation Class added on Friday September 22 (priced separately) 

and much much more….

Lunch Included

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