Sep
8
Sat
Lavender Grower 101 – “Plant to Market” – an introduction to lavender growing, processing and marketing. @ Sage Creations Organic Farm
Sep 8 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

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 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 will be added.

and much much more….

Lunch Included