Farm-Based Education Program

MIFMA’s Farm-based Education Program includes on-farm field days, webinars, farming-focused videos and educational field guides.

Each year, we work with partners and sponsors to host events and to increase the number of farm-based educational materials available to our members.  See our events tab for a full listing of upcoming events. Please become a MIFMA member to receive full access.

Our 2020 Virtual Farm Field Days season has concluded. To see recordings of these events, please see the information below.


Hoophouse Site Selection

Basic Hoophouse Design and Structure Options

Hoophouse Construction

Soil Health Management

Vegetable Transplant Greenhouses: Design, Set-up, Tips, and Techniques

Intermediate / Advanced Warm Season High Tunnel Crop Production

Advanced Cool Season High Tunnel Production

Hoophouse Harvesting and Handling

Hoophouse Pest and Disease

Packaging and Display for Farmers Market Stands

Hoophouse Marketing and Economics

Connecting and Selling to Schools and Specialty Grocery Stores

Technology and Apps for Production and Promotion

Hoophouses for Health Resources

Hoophouse Production and Marketing Guide

Example Hoophouse Budget

Crop Plan Data Template

GuÍa de Producción y Comercialización de Invernanderos