Presented by the Massachusetts State Grange Roots Initiative and Massachusetts Agriculture in the Classroom. Workshops provided with sponsorships from the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources, The Massachusetts Dairy Promotion Board.
MAC CONFERENCES & Workshops
Annually, Massachusetts Agriculture in the Classroom sponsors conferences or days of continuing education across Massachusetts connecting educators, community, farmers and other stakeholders in a day long conversation on integrating agriculture in to the classroom.
All workshops start at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
EACH WORKSHOP OFFERS THE OPPORTUNITY TO EARN 10 PDP'S AND EACH DAY ONLY COSTS $50.
Workshop Season is about to start again! A FREE workshop on Pruning Fruit Trees -
Saturday, March 21, Prospect Hill Farm, 115 Prospect Hill Rd, Harvard, MA.
Learn from the orchard experts how to properly prune fruit trees.
Do you have fruit trees in your school garden (or in your own yard?)
Are you planning to add fruit trees to your garden?
Would you like some hands-on training to learn proper pruning techniques?
This is the workshop for you and it is being offered for FREE!
Coffee and a locally sourced lunch are included.
Dress for the weather since activities will be both outside and in a barn area.
You will also leave with classroom lessons and other activities you can adapt to your grade level.
Thanks to a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources, there is no charge for this day but PRIOR REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY
Watch this space for future workshops.
Improving your school garden, Planting for pollinators, Combining agriculture and curriculum, and MORE!