Caring for Strawberries and Raspberries- Free Workshop

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190 Gore St E

190 Gore Street East

Perth, ON K7H 1K3

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In this workshop participants will gain knowledge and skills about sucessfuly growing strawberries and raspberries.
The talk will cover day neutral and everberring strawberry culture. Variety of maintenace and growing styles for both, Strawberries and Raspberies will also be considered.

Bare root strawberry plants will be available for purchase and planting at the workshop.


Lunch will be served 12-12 30


About the presenter:

Josh Suppan (Fat Chance Farmstead) has been working in agriculture most of his life and has spent most of those years cultivating a wide variety of fruit across Canada. After moving to the Kingston area with his partner Jen Valberg they established their farm business and set their sights on the organic strawberry market, being one of two certified organic strawberry producers in the region. www.fatchancefarmstead.com

2019 will be their 8th year running their farm, their first year offering 'pick your own' strawberries and raspberries and also the first year being the only certified organic strawberry farmers in the region.

Josh has plentiful experience growing both 'day-neutral'(ever bearing) and 'June bearing' (traditional) strawberry varieties as well as raspberry production.


This event is free, donations are always welcomed.
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190 Gore St E

190 Gore Street East

Perth, ON K7H 1K3

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