Ultra-Niche Crops: Pick-Your-Own-Berries

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Date: 2/22/2018
Time: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: 310 Milltown Rd
Bridgewater, NJ
Description: Have a small plot of land? Want to diversify? New to farming? Learn how to grow, market and sell berries and make more money on less land!

Join us for a two and a half hour class that will include:

• Virtual Fieldtrip

• Crop Profile

• Q & A Session with a specialist, farmer and buyer of the product.

• Networking

• Dinner

By the end of the class you will know if growing berries is right for you. Dinner will be served at 5:30. Pesticide recertification credits available for all Ultra-Niche Classes.

Three locations available: Please select location of choice when buying tickets.

• Rutgers Agricultural Research and Extension Center, 121 Northville Rd., Bridgeton, NJ 08302-5919

• Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Somerset County, 310 Milltown Rd., Bridgewater, NJ 08807-3587

• Rutgers EcoComplex, 1200 Florence Columbus Road, Bordentown, NJ 08505

For more information call Jenny Carleo, Agricultural Agent at (609) 465-5115 or email Jennifer Matthews at jmatthews@aesop.rutgers.edu.

Cost: 20
Contact: Jenny Carleo, (609) 465-5115
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  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences