Learn more about successful hoophouse growing and marketing strategies in these upcoming webinars, which are part of the Hoophouses for Health program designed to increase access to Good Food for vulnerable families while at the same time expanding the Good Food infrastructure and season extension capacity of Michigan farmers.
- Advanced Cool Season Crop Production Webinar on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 8-9 p.m.
- Packaging and Display for Farmers Market Stands on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 8-9 p.m.
- Basic Hoophouse/High Tunnel Design and Structure Options on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 from 8-9 p.m.
Registration is required, but there is no fee to attend.
To join a Zoom webinar, you will need to: 1) download the Zoom application by clicking the Join URL upon registration, 2) have a connection to the Internet, and 3) ensure your computer has speakers or a headset. Zoom’s web-based conferencing uses high-quality video and audio and is accessible on MacOS, Windows, iOS and Android mobile devices. You should load and test the software on the device and location you will be using for the webinar.
Hoophouses for Health is a collaboration between the Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA), the Michigan State University Center for Regional Food Systems and the Michigan State University Department of Horticulture. Funding for Hoophouses for Health is provided by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.