Monday, November 9, 2009

Hops Informational Meeting November 18

Come learn about the challenges and opportunities of growing hops, an exciting and new crop for Western NC!

Topics to be covered include:
  • Site Selection
  • Soil Fertility Requirements
  • Trellising Systems
  • Weed Management
  • Disease and Insect Management
  • Economics and Budgets
Current hops growers will be present to discuss their experiences!

When?: Wednesday November 18 from 1—5 pm
Where?: Camp New Life at the Mountain Research Station, Waynesville, NC
How much?: Meeting fee is $5. Payment accepted at the door.

Please RSVP to the Haywood County Extension Office:
Phone: 828-456-3575 or E-mail: or

1 comment:

Van Burnette said...

I can't wait to find out about hops!