high tunnel greenhouse at cce


Greenhouse/ High Tunnel Workshop

  • Thursday, October 24, 2019, 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

SAVE THE DATE! Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 1 to 3 PM at the Bangor Fire Hall

Greenhouse/ High Tunnel Workshop, sponsored by the Franklin County Soil and Water Conservation District


  • Judson Reid, Cornell Extension Vegetable Specialist: Soil Health, Irrigation
  • Paul Hetzler, CCE St. Lawrence: Managing Invasive Asian Earthworms
  • Lindsey Pashow, Cornell Regional Agricultural Business Specialist: Marketing

12:30 pm: Welcome- Guest Speakers & Participants, House Keeping 

12:45 pm: Paul Hetzler- Invasive Species: Asian Jumping Earthworm 

1:45 pm: Judson Reid- The importance of Soil for Crop Health

  • • Healthy crops begin with healthy soil
  • • How practices influence crops
    • Signs you’re on the right track
    • Physical, Biological, and Chemical parameters of soil

2:45 pm: Trouble Shooting- Problems from this year and how to fix it 

3:15 pm: NRCS- High Tunnel Funding Option through EQUIP
3:30 pm: Reminders- Soil and Water Sampling & Upcoming Workshops.


Free Event


Allycia Leach



Bangor Fire Hall
2367 US Highway 11
North Bangor, NY 12966

Last updated September 9, 2019