The spring greenhouse management class CTAERN3364 registration is full. If you would like to be put on a waiting list email: [log in to unmask] and I will let you know if some one drops out
Teachers Registered for the Class: 1. Amy Elizabeth Adams 2. Ashton Allen 3. Pete Bennett 4. Virgil Blalock 5. Sam Bowen 6. Sherry Crown 7. Melanie Corminey 8. Rob Drummond 9. Kelly Howell
10. Susannah Lanier 11. Melson McCracken 12. Gayla McGlothlin 13. Dale McWhorter 14. Keith Pankey 15. Anna Purcell 16. Kendel Purvis 17. Brandon Ray 18. Melissa Riley 19. Julie Roberts 20. Adrienne Smith
21. Pam Stratton 22. April Tankersley 23. Matt Townson 24. Clay Walker 25. CW Wilson
Waiting List: 1. Fanisha Maze
Date: January 6th Location: South Milldege Greenhouse Complex, UGA Athens
Directions: South Milledge Greenhouse Complex : 706-353-8379
The Greenhouse Complex is located at 2470 S. Milledge Ave in Athens Georgia.
Directions from Hwy 10 /Athens ByPass: Take Exit 6 and turn away from Athens going south.
About 1 mile you will see the State Botanical Gardens on your right.
South Milledge Greenhouse Complex is the second drive past State Botanical Gardens.
Look for Brown and White Sign. Follow gravel drive to the back side of Greenhouse for Parking.
CTAERN 3364 Spring Greenhouse Crop Management Workshop for Agriculture Education Teachers
Friday January 6th
8:00 - 9:00 - Greenhouse Crop Schedules : Teri Hamlin a. How to plan a planting schedule to have all greenhouse crops ready to
sale at the same time b. Supplies needed c. Pricing
9:00 -10:30 – Getting Vegetables off to a good start: Brent Loop
a.What vegetables should be started by seed in greenhouse
b.How to obtain high germination
c. How to transplant seedlings d. How to grow out seedlings
Hands on Lab: Proper method to plant seeds and transplant seedlings
11:00 - 1:00 - Sack Lunch Discussion
Spring Annual Plugs and Rooted Liners: Grower: Mack & Luci Furlow
a. How to care for plugs and liners upon arrival b. How to plant plugs and liners c. Fertilizer / Fungicide d. Crop Management Tips
Hands on Lab: Proper method in handling and transplanting annual plugs
1:00 - 2:30 - Perennials & Herbs: Grower: Leah James a. Handling / Planting / Growing Tips b. Chemical Application c. Pinching Methods
2:30 - 3:30 - Hanging Basket / Herb Bowls : Georgia Smith
a. How to produce hanging baskets from plugs b. How to produce hanging baskets from cuttings c. Design of Herb Bowls
3:30 – 5:00 - Fertilizer (30min Lecture / 50 min Lab): Pam Lewis a. Calculation of Rates
b. How to operate Fertilizer Injector c. How to test EC