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Teachers,

There are about 5 more spots open for the Greenhouse Workshop.  If you are interested in attending this workshop, I encourage you to register as soon as possible. Details for the workshop are listed below in the original email. 

Thanks, Melissa 


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From: Melissa Riley <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 9:37 PM
Subject: Greenhouse Workshop for Beginning Teachers
To: [log in to unmask], timlewis53 <[log in to unmask]>


Teachers,

There will be a greenhouse workshop for beginning teachers or for teachers new to the greenhouse on Thursday, September 3rd.  The workshop will take place at Perry High School in Perry, GA.  The workshop will be conducted by Mr. Tim Lewis along with his wife Susan.  Mr. Lewis is the owner of Lewis Farm Nursery and is currently the provider for the central and south region spring and fall plant orders.  Mr. Lewis is also a former agriculture education teacher.

Below is a rough draft agenda of what we will cover that day:
8:00 - 8:20 Registration/ Sign In
8:20 - 8:30 Welcome and Introductions 
8:30 - 9:15 Greenhouse Crop Scheduling - Melissa Riley 
9:15 - 10:00 - Greenhouse Labs w Students - Melissa Riley  
10:00 - 10:30 Greenhouse Supplies - what to order, vendors - Melissa Riley 
10:30 - 11:30 Pesticides and Fungicides - what to buy and how to apply - Tim Lewis
11:30 - 12:30 - Fertilization and Demonstration of how to use fertilizer injector - Tim Lewis 
12:30 - 1:30 - Watering and How to set Irrigation Timer - Melissa Riley 
1:30 - 2:30 - General Greenhouse Maintenance - Tim Lewis 
2:30 - 3:30 - Greenhouse Sales - Tim Lewis & Melissa Riley 
3:30 - 4:30 - Question and Answer 

To register for this workshop, please log in to ctaern.org.
Register for 
CTAERN4412Greenhouse Operations and Troubleshooting


  The class is limited to 25 people.  

Thanks, Melissa 

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Melissa Riley
Central Region Ag Education
Horticulture Teacher
1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
Fort Valley, GA 31030
office - 478-825-6067
cell - 478-973-4071



--
Melissa Riley
Central Region Ag Education
Horticulture Teacher
1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
Fort Valley, GA 31030
office - 478-825-6067
cell - 478-973-4071
fax - 478-825-6980