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June 30th at 5pm – AdamMarston – Adam’s Apples and Herbs

https://www.facebook.com/adamsapplesandherbs/?ref=bookmarks 

Growing Hoop HouseVegetables and Herbs – See the hoophouses where Adam is growing fresh tomatoes until December and see the newlyplanted apple orchard. We will get input from greenhouse specialist ChrisMullins. Also, see where Adam is working with Extension to find resistantvarieties and fungicides that can help to manage problematic pumpkin diseases.

o Growing – hoophouse and fieldgrown vegetables and apples.

o Marketing – farm stand andfarmer’s markets

o Address: 658 Walton Farm Rd.Woodstock, VA 22664

o Specialists: Dr ChrisMullins from VSU and Dr. Tom Kuhar Virginia Tech Entomologist, Dr. SteveRideout Virginia Tech Plant Pathologist

 

Also attached are two vegetable disease alerts from Dr.Steve Rideout.

 

Mark Sutphin

Extension Agent | Agricultureand Natural Resources, Horticulture | Unit Coordinator (Frederick)

Virginia Cooperative Extension -Frederick County Office | 107 North Kent Street | Winchester, VA 22601

Phone – 540.665.5699 |Fax – 540.722.8380 |Cell – 540.398.8148 |Email – mark.sutphin@vt.edu |http://offices.ext.vt.edu/frederick/