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Attached is the handout from Friday.  Thank ya'll for being such good students!!  If you need anything else, please let me know-we are here to help!!

~Georgia

 

Georgia H. Smith
Greenhouse Assistant
UGA Horticulture Dept.
2500 S. Milledge Ave.
Athens, GA     30602
(706) 353-8379

From: Teri Hamlin [[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Monday, January 02, 2012 5:38 AM
To: State Ag Ed Teachers
Cc: Brent & Amy Lopp; Mack Furlow; Leah James; Pamela MICHELLE LEWIS; Georgia HUFF Smith; Teri Hamlin
Subject: Teacher Greenhouse Workshop Jan. 6th

The spring greenhouse management class CTAERN3364 
Reminder to bring coolers with drinks, snacks, and sack lunch.
 
Teachers Registered for the Class:
1. Amy Elizabeth Adams
2. Ashton Allen
3. Pete Bennett
4. Virgil Blalock
5. Fanisha Maze
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. Babara Rose
16. Kendel Purvis
17. Brandon Ray
18. Melissa Riley
19. Julie Roberts
20. Adrienne Smith
21. Pam Stratton
22. Robbie Buchanan
23. Matt Townson
24. Clay Walker
25. CW Wilson

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.

Agenda
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

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Dr. Teri Hamlin
North Region Agriculture Education
Georgia Department of Education
204C Four Towers University of Georgia
Athens, Ga 30602
706-552-4461 / 706-540-0032
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