SATURDAY MARKET WORKSHOP SERIES

marketPlease join us for our weekly educational workshop series at the Amherst Winter Farmers’ Market held at the Amherst Regional Middle School.  The market runs each Saturday from 10:00am – 2:00pm and the workshops are held in the Professional Development Room at 12:00 Noon each week.  Here is the list of topics planned for 2014-15.

Dec 20   Gabor Lukacs:  Resilience In and Around Your Home
Dec 27   David Lovler:  Practical Backyard Composting
Jan 3     Will Miller (Cricket Creek):  Grassfed Dairy Cheese Production
Jan 10   Henry Lappen:    The Incredible Complexity of Trees
Jan 24   Dan Conlon (Warm Colors Apiary): Honeybees on the Farm/Pollination in the Region
Jan 31   Sarah Berquist (UMass Stockbridge School): School Gardening and Community Education
Feb 7     Jeremy Barker-Plotkin (Simple Gifts Farm): Winter Vegetable Gardening
Feb 14   Tunzala Eynula (Dilaura Naturals):    Natural Skin Care
Feb 21   Becky Reed, Family Nurse Practitioner:    Food Is Your Best Medicine
Feb 28   David Ahlfeld:  Your Carbon Footprint
March 7   Willie Crosby (Fungi Ally):  Cultivating Mushrooms in the Home Garden
March 14  Claire Chang (The Solar Store):  Replace Fossil Fuels One House at a Time
March 21  Ryan Voiland (Red Fire Farm): Growing Tomatoes
March 28  Isabel Masteika:  Herbs for Everyday Use
For information on the series, contact Becky Reed.

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