VSU Small Farm Outreach Program Creates Incubator Farm and Demonstration Site in Culpeper County, Va

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VSU Small Farm Outreach Program Creates Incubator Farm and Demonstration Site in Culpeper County, Va

The Small Farm Outreach Program (SFOP) at Virginia State University (VSU) has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the George Washington Carver Agriculture Research Center (GWCARC) in Culpeper County, Virginia, to create an incubator farm and demonstration site.

The incubator farm and demonstration site comprises two acres of land and one hoop house to grow an assortment of vegetable crops. Workshops, meetings and training sessions for farmers will be held onsite at the GWCARC. The SFOP will provide fertilizer, seeds, hand and power gardening tools, personnel to provide training and technical assistance, and financial assistance.

For  more information on this program follow the link below:

http://www.vsu.edu/news/news/2018/07/vsu-small-farm-outreach.php

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