Farm OPS, a project of the Cornell Small Farms Program, is providing series of training workshops throughout 2019 for veterans interested in agriculture. These events will be held at EquiCenter Farm in Honeoye Falls, NY.

Holistic Planned Grazing this Tuesday, August 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., will teach participants how to improve the land with animals. In the afternoon, participants will break into small groups to create a grazing plan, and then will head out in the field to learn some pasture monitoring techniques.  Learn more and register.

High Tunnel Workshop II on Tuesday, September 10, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., participants will tour EquiCenter's new high tunnel and share in learned lessons from construction to planting. The topics covered include: site prep and construction, soil types, management and fertility in high tunnels, crops to grow in cool and cold seasons, and high tunnel cover crop considerations such as timing and species benefits.  Learn more and register.