Thursday, October 25, 2012, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kearney Ag Research & Extension Center, 9420 South Riverbend Ave. Parlier
Registration is free, and lunch is provided, but you must register by calling 559.684.3300
Specialty crop field trials including jujube, lemon grass, Szechwan pepper, papaya, Hmong
medicinal herb collection, capers, soil solarization, and others.
Season extension demonstrations including low and high tunnels, crop protection shading
system for high value crops, and experimental rotating trellis system to reduce sunburn on
Small Farm Workshop:
Designed for farms 500 acres or less. Each topic will be approximately 20-30 minutes.
Food safety basics and recommendations.
Practical tips to access capital and loans from new sources.
Easy, free business planning tools.
Technical assistance tools, consultants and networks.
Insurance options that save time and money
Lunch will be provided. Registration is free, but you must register by calling 559-684-
For questions, please contact Manuel Jimenez at 559-280-2483, firstname.lastname@example.org;
or Richard Molinar at 559-600-7285, email@example.com .