Farmer Trainings

Welcome to Solid Ground Farmer Trainings, a program of UConn CAHNR Extension.  We are excited that we are currently in the process of planning a new series for the 2021-2022 year and are looking forward to sharing these training dates and topics with you in the fall!  If you would like to see a list of previous trainings, please click here to see what kind of topics we cover and get an idea of what we do. If you have suggestions as to what kind of trainings you would like to see, please email our coordinator. If you would like to join our email list, so you can be updated on trainings we are presenting  in the state, please sign up for our email list at the top right of our navigation bar, or click here.

Upcoming Trainings


Saturday March 27th - Ecological Growing with Wayne Young 
High Hill Orchard- Meriden, CT
Registration and Time Coming Soon!

Explore how ecological growing can be implemented to support reduced or no pesticide use. Learn how building soil health leverages other natural systems in order to manage pests and environmental challenges.