Flower Farming for Beginners

Apr 7 2018 @ 9:30am - Apr 7 2018 @ 4:00pm
Location: Forever Green Flower Company Norfolk
If you are interested in scaling up your flower production and growing cut flowers for profit, this course will provide an introduction to the business of small scale, intensive flower farming. This course takes place on the flower farm, which allows you to see exactly how I produce flowers throughout the growing season.  
 
We will be looking at the following topics:
  • site planning
  • cut-flower cultivation techniques
  • crop scheduling
  • finding your market
  • cutting and conditioning spring flowers
  • resources
Refreshments and lunch will be provided.