Community center to host workshop on specialty crops March 2

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

The Eureka Springs Community

Center will host a Specialty

Crops Workshop from 9 a.m. to

3 p.m. Friday, March 2, at the

community center at 44 Kingshighway

in Eureka Springs. This

all-day workshop will be donated

by Professor Neelendra Joshi,

program technician Heather Friedrich,

Professor Elena Garcia and

Professor Amanda McWhirt, all

from the University of Arkansas.

The scheduled is as follows:

9 a.m. to 10 a.m.: Greenhouse

Nursery Production

10 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Native

Pollinators: Practices to enhance

pollinator communities in farm


11 a.m. to noon: Tools and

Considerations for Farm Financial


Noon to 1 p.m.: Lunch

1 p.m. to 2 p.m.: High Tunnel


2 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Soils and

Cover Crops

3:15 p.m.: Tour of the new Eureka

Springs High School greenhouse

It costs $12 per person for lunch

and presentation materials. Pay at

the door. It will be cash or check

only. Registration is required by

Tuesday, Feb. 27. To register, call

Jo Salazar at 479-575-2604.

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