May
12
Fri
Lavender Grower 101 – “Plant to Market” – an introduction to lavender growing, processing and marketing. @ Sage Creations Organic Farm
May 12 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Paola in South FieldLavender Grower 101 Workshop: Friday, May 12 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, distill and market lavender. We will have five hours of course instruction and an hour  and 1/2 of farm tour and questions. Cost $325/person. $400 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.

 

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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
Distillation(added two 1/2 more hours to course so we could add distillation demonstration and instruction)

and much much more….

Lunch Included

Jul
7
Fri
Colorado Lavender Festival 2017
Jul 7 – Jul 10 all-day

For the latest updates and activities see Colorado Lavender Festival

Jul
9
Sun
Colorado Lavender Festival – Sunday at our Farm @ Sage Creations Organic Farm
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Join the lavender festivities at our farm.

  • U-pick lavender
  • Craft tent where you can make a  lavender heart or swag
  • Lavender and Farm inspired lunch – TBA
  • Live music featuring – TBA
  • Scavenger hunt
  • Free guided and self guided farm tours
  • Lavender essential oil distillation demonstration
  • De-budding and Lavender bud cleaning demonstration
  • Our Lavender Shoppe and much much more….
  • Free admission, charge for lunch and craft tentLocal Plant Starts for a Thriving Community

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