Apr
24
Fri
@ Sage Creations Organic Farm
Apr 24 – Apr 25 all-day

Lavender Grower 101

April 24 & 25, 2020

This two-day experience will be jam-packed with practical information and insider insight to help you build a successful lavender growing operation.

Click here to enroll: https://sagecreationsorganicfarm.com/product-category/workshops-events/

Friday, April 24, 4pm-7pm

  • Introduction to Lavender Lecture
  • Dinner and Q&A with instructor Paola Legarre
  • Dinner is included!

Saturday, April 25, 9am-3pm

  • In-depth Farm Tour
  • Hands-on learning
  • Lecture and Q&A
  • Lunch is included!

You’ll learn how to…

  • Design a field with the end in mind
  • Select the right species and cultivars for your needs
  • Prepare beds that lavender thrives in
  • Control weeds organically
  • Establish and maintain irrigation that won’t drown your lavender plants
  • Plant lavender efficiently, with proper spacing
  • Prune lavender, and when to do it
  • Harvest at the right time for optimum use
  • Handle lavender after harvesting
  • Process lavender for various uses
  • Market different cultivars and value-added products
  • Propagate your own plants

…and much, much more.

You’ll also get our Lavender Grower Resource Collection:

  • Lavender Grower 101 Workbook with lecture notes and helpful definitions from the workshop
  • Laminated Point-of-Sale Infographic, “What goes into a dried lavender bundle?”
  • Essential Oil 101 E-book
  • Harvesting Sickle

AND, you’ll get some fun goodies

  • 4oz. Organic Lavender Hydrosol
  • 4″ Lavender Plant Start