Flower Farmer Boot Camp


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Flower Farmer Boot Camp – $895
Boot Camp drops you into the throes of the season and all that a firsthand experience has to offer. Flower farming can enrich your quality of life and generate income for the family. This day and a half of in-season training will inspire and refine the beginner and the seasoned grower.

Learn:

  • Pushing aside the fluff and getting down to business.
  • Planning the season before you start, the secret to sanity.
  • Growing healthy plants for abundance and fewer chores.
  • Strategies for field grown flowers from early spring until early winter.
  • Harvesting and conditioning techniques.
  • Speed bouquet making for markets.
  • Packing for commercial deliveries.
  • Getting paid for the flowers.
  • And more!

Note: Bring your own clippers and gloves. If flying with carryon luggage we can provide clippers.

Workshop dates to select from:

 June 18-19, 2018. 18th, 1pm to 6pm workshop, includes dinner and snacks. Casual meet and greet with dinner at 6pm on the farm. 19th  8am to 5pm workshop. Includes breakfast, lunch, and snacks.

July 9-10, 2018, 9th, 1pm to 6pm workshop, includes dinner and snacks. Casual meet and greet with dinner at 6pm on the farm. 10th  8am to 5pm workshop. Includes breakfast, lunch, and snacks.

When Mon From June 18, 2018 to
June 19, 2018

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Where

The Gardener's Workshop

20 Miller Road
Newport News, Virginia 23602
United States

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