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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Summer Camps almost sold out register now!

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Rainy Day Field Trips Can be Fun Too!

Last week St. John Neumann Regional Catholic School braved the nasty weather and ended up having the perfect field trip anyway! We had a great backup plan for the rain but ended up not needing it.

Thank you to all teachers, parents, and students that came to Alegre Farm this school year for a field trip. We enjoyed teaching you about farm life, loved watching you learn and have fun. Thank you for choosing Alegre Farm and supporting our small, family business. From all of us at the farm, we hope you have a fantastic summer and see you next school year!!

Please see below or visit our website for how you can visit us this summer.

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Summer Camp Registration - Only a few spots left!

DATES: June 4-6, June 18-20, July 9-11, July 23-25

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Thursdays in June

Summer in the Vegetable Garden- A Practical How-to Workshop

Eight (8) Hours, Four (4) two hour Sessions June 7, 14, 21,28

Cost is $ 79.00 total with 15 Participants Max

Gardening year round is easy and rewarding in our mild Georgia Piedmont region climate. For delicious, picture-perfect spring and summer crops of spinach, lettuce, peas, kale, and broccoli, Plant care in critical at this time, learn the ins and outs of fertilization and watering. Tips on harvesting vegetables at the peak of their flavor. Identify early season plants that have passed their prime, pull them out and replant. Learn how to cut back or eliminate the use of pesticides.

Topics will include harvesting, pest control, and sustainable production. The processes needed to produce high yield through-out the entire summer and the ability to harvest at the correct time for peak flavor. For questions regarding this workshop please email Tony Gobert at agobert@gwinnetttech.edu

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Sincerely,

The Team at Alegre Farm

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