Winter Growing Workshop


Winter Growing: On-Farm Workshop
Sunday, December 8, 2019. 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Roots Farm, 217 East Road, Tiverton, RI 02878

Farm owners, Mike and Kelli Roberts, will demonstrate how to grow and cultivate a variety of crops on a year-round basis with the use of unheated, moveable high tunnels and low tunnels. The workshop will focus on winter growing, with discussion of optimizing planting dates and varieties for the winter, preparation of 30 inch beds, as well as maintaining soil and crop health. Register here:
Registration is encouraged but not required. Last minute attendees welcome. Please dress for the weather and check for updates. Sponsored by RI DEM via a USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant.