Beginning Cut Flower Workshop

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Zinnias make a great additions to any summer bouquets. They’re easy to grow and comes in lots of colors. Join us as we learn about varieties for cut flowers.

Interested in learning more about growing cut flowers? Want to know how you can incorporate cut flowers into your current farm business? Come join us in learning about varieties best suited for cut flowers and how to grow them. Other topics include harvest and post harvest handling, marketing, and a tour to a local cut flower farm. Deadline to register has been push back to March 3rd, 2016. You can download the registration form via the hyperlink or visit our county website at

The workshop is on Tuesday March 8th, 2016 in the Agricultural Resource Building Meeting Room B from 9:00am till 12:00pm. A portion of the program will be outdoors so please dress accordingly for outdoor weather.
The beginning cut flowers workshop is the last session of the the  Specialty Crop Series. For more information on the beginning cut flowers workshop, please contact Der Xiong at or 828-465-8248.

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Photo of Der Holcomb, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDer HolcombExtension Agent, Family & Consumer Sciences (828) 632-3125 der_xiong@ncsu.eduAlexander County, North Carolina
Updated on Mar 2, 2016
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