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Title

Extending the Season for Vegetable Crops with High Tunnels and More  

Location

Pinney Purdue Ag Center 11402 S County Line Rd Wanatah, IN OR Michaela Farm 3127 Indiana 229 Batesville, IN 

Start Time

11/13/2013 11:00 AM 

End Time

11/13/2013 6:00 PM 

Event Contact

Liz Maynard, 219-531-4200 x4206, emaynard@purdue.edu 

Event URL

https://gomeet.itap.purdue.edu/htct/ 

Description

A Field Day and Educational Program for Vegetable Farmers and Market Gardeners.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 and 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Central Time in Wanatah, and 2:30 - 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time in Batesville. Preregistration required for Batesville, call 765-647-3511 or email annamorrow@purdue.edu.
Schedule for Wanatah is below. Participants may attend morning, afternoon, or both sessions. Note times below are Central Time.
10:00 Welcome – Liz Maynard, Purdue University
*10:15 Tunnels: High, Low, and In Between – Matt Kleinhenz, The Ohio State University
10:45 Getting Started with a High Tunnel: Tips and Clues for a Successful Beginning - Valerie and Doug Kinsman, Kinsman Farm, Archbold, Ohio
*11:30 Discussion
12:00 Break for lunch (participants may bring a lunch or purchase a sandwich on site)
1:00 Tour High Tunnels at Pinney-Purdue Ag Center
*2:30 Opening the Fall-to-Spring Production and Marketing Window using Tunnels – Matt Kleinhenz
*3:15 Managing Winter Vegetable Varieties and Growth in Fourth Season High Tunnels – Valerie and Doug Kinsman
*4:15 Discussion
5:00 Adjourn
*These portions of the program will be available to distance participants via Adobe connect. A high-speed internet connection and up-to-date software are required. Connect at https://gomeet.itap.purdue.edu/htct/

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Workspace

Public Event

Yes 

Category

Agriculture and Natural Resources 

Event Owner

State Office 

Owner Name

State 

Event Address

615 W State St 

Event City

West Lafayette 

Event State

IN 

Event Zip Code

47907 

Event Latitude

40.424019 

Event Longitude

-86.913776 

County Calendar Display

No 

County Display Approval

Awaiting Approval 

Area Calendar Display

No 

Area Display Approval

Awaiting Approval 

District Calendar Display

No 

District Display Approval

Awaiting Approval 

State Calendar Display

Yes 

State Display Approval

Yes 

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Agriculture and Natural Resources|||Extending the Season for Vegetable Crops with High Tunnels and More  

Beg

11/13/2013 11:00 AM 

End

11/13/2013 6:00 PM 

BegDate

11/13/2013 

EndDate

11/13/2013 

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