Home and Garden Briefs for January 14, 2022 | Journal-news

2022 Gardening 101KEARNEYSVILLE — Gardening 101 is giving two options to tune into the annual commencing gardening workshop. Pre-registration is required for the in-man or woman software, and the class rate is compensated at the doorway. COVID limitations could restrict the dimensions of an in-man or woman class, and masks will be needed. Check out the entire program and register on-line at extension.wvu.edu/Jefferson.

The in-person method will be held from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on March 5 at Hospice of the Panhandle’s Education and learning Centre, which is found at 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville. Cost is $5, and drinks and snacks will be presented. Matters: Location up a yard, picking out seeds, diseases, pests and weeds, harvesting and storing develop.

Virtual plans will be held March 8, 15 and 22 by means of Zoom with no price tag. Topics will be composting, escalating tree fruit and compact fruit and landscaping.

For extra data, speak to Emily Morrow at 304-728-7413, ext. 2.

Successful Tiny farms CourseJEFFERSON COUNTY — Jefferson County Extension is presenting a system for folks new to the farming environment.

This class collection will help map how to start out a modest farm—from pencil to plow. Sessions will heart on neighborhood agriculture-primarily based companies, how to make decisions on what to expand and promote and retaining very good history for your organization.


Thursday, Feb. 3: Who can aid? An overview of community organizations and the solutions they offer you.

Thursday, Feb. 10: Enterprise Improvement. Understand farm budgeting suggestions and tricks.

Thursday, Feb. 17: Farm Data. Learn how to continue to keep good data for oneself and your and taxes.

Saturday, March 12: Community farm tour, depart from Extension Office at 9 a.m..

February sessions will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Extension Business. Value is $15 and will consist of all system elements. Call the workplace or stop by extension.wvu.edu/Jefferson to sign up on-line.

2022 Ag Ed conference dates setKEARNEYSVILLE — The 2022 Agricultural Education meetings dates, subjects and speakers are:

• Courses will be provided nearly on Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24. See checklist down below.

• Thursday, March 10 — Grazing for Profitability — Speaker Ben Goff, WVUES

The 2022 the January and March meetings will be held at the WVU Kearneysville Tree Fruit Study and Training Middle found at 67 Apple Harvest Lane, Kearneysville with meal at 6:30 p.m. and the educational software immediately soon after.

For the duration of the thirty day period of February, meetings will be held practically. Information to be provide at a later date. Webinars — 7 p.m.

• Feb. 3 — Carbon Sequestration — Gabe Brown

• Feb. 10 — Grazing Large Elevation — Cooper Hibbard

• Feb. 17 — Adaptive/intense grazing — Alan Williams

• Feb. 24 — Applying Sheep and Goats to increase profitability — Brad Smith

PASA Convention registration open upLANCASTER, Pa. — The 2022 PASA Conference functions a virtual pre-conference via Jan. 28, and an in-particular person principal conference and trade demonstrate in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, will be held Feb. 10–12.

For a lot more facts about the PASA Conference go to: https://pasafarming.org/convention-house/data.

2022 Appalachian Grazing Convention March 10-12MORGANTOWN — The 2022 Appalachian Grazing Convention “Managing H2o and Grasslands” will be held March 10-12, 2022 at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Put Resort. Keynote Speaker is Greg Judy of Inexperienced Pastures Farm. For far more details and to sign-up go to: www.wvagc.com.

For Lodging, contact: 1-800-630-2547 or 304-296-1700.

The Appalachian Grazing Conference is held every single two years and offers insightful shows and demonstrations to farmers with cattle, goats and sheep. Participants listen to from America’s main speakers on techniques created to improve their earnings. On their channel, you will come across presentations from former conferences and other insightful materials.

Backyard Strategies• Arrange a group back garden.

• Get fertilizer and lime in accordance to soil check effects.

• Seed spinach is chilly body or large tunnel

• Approach spring landscape structure.