Unfortunately, we have cancelled this workshop.  We may reschedule at a later date.


Healthy Soils Workshop



Thursday, August 19


2 – 5 p.m.


Morgan Bay Farm, 37 Cross Cut Rd, Surry




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Join us for a informative, FREE workshop for any size gardener! The event will take place on a farm where you’ll learn about gardening and farming practices which enhance & protect soils & crops!


Participants will learn:


    –soil fertility, nutrients, pH 


   –tools for assessing pH & health 


   –soil amendments 


   –sustainable agriculture   


 –moisture retention in times of changing weather patterns







     —Kate Mrozicki, Owner, Morgan Bay Farm –  Opportunities and challenges for the local farmer, high tunnel and open-field farming




     —Jarod Farn-Guillette, Executive Director of Hancock County Planning Commission –  Traditional Ecoligical Knowledge, Farming Innovations from around the World, Using garbage for growing devices.




     —Christopher Phinney, Hancock County District Conservationist, Natural Resources Conservation Service, USDA –  Soil Health, Conservation Programs: “Helping You Help the Land”





To register click on the image to the right