Events in Norfolk and Across New England

2021 UMass Mass Aggie Series Workshops
Each year, UMass Extension offers this workshop series on topics of interest to homeowners and small scale farmers. Workshops in 2021 will be held virtually on Saturdays from Jan. 23 thru Mar. 20, 2021. Times and fees vary. This year’s topics include:

  • All the Best About Blueberries – a Virtual Workshop – January 23 – 10:30 am-12:00 pm; Cost $30
  • Growing Grapes in New England – a Virtual Workshop – January 30 – 10:30 am-12:00 pm; Cost $30
  • Home Orchard Pruning – a Virtual Workshop – February 13 – 10:30 am 12:00 pm; Cost $30
  • Home Orchard Establishment – a Virtual Workshop – February 20 – 10:30am-12:00 pm; Cost $30
  •  (micro) Organisms in the Orchard – a Virtual Workshop – February 27 – 10:30am-12:00 pm; Cost $30
  • Four-Part Home Orchard Series – a Virtual Workshop Series for Home Orcharding – Feb 13 to March 6; 10:30 am-12:00 pm; Cost $100.
  • Insects: Pests and Pollinators – a Virtual Workshop March 6  – 10:30-12:00 pm; Cost $30
  • Backyard Brambles – a Virtual Workshop – March 13 – 10:30-12:00 pm; Cost $30
  • *Grafting Apple Trees – a Virtual Workshop – March 20  – 9:30am-12:00 pm; Cost $50.00
    (We apologize but at this time we are only able to accommodate participants in Massachusetts for this workshop as materials will be delivered/picked up in person.)
    * this workshop may run longer and involves additional plant material and supply costs.

For full details and registration info, go to https://ag.umass.edu/fruit/news-events/mass-aggie-seminars-2021.

Questions? Contact Doreen York at dyork@umext.umass.edu