Moveable High Tunnel Workshop in Rock Springs

Jenn Landry

Jenn Landry, High Tunnel Manager and Cellar Market manager at PSU, announces:

Movable High Tunnel Workshop with Dr. Mike Orzolek and Dr. Bill Lamont:

A workshop on the design and construction of a 30 foot wide by 48 foot long moveable Four Season Tools high tunnel that rolls on 162 feet of track will be held on April 21-22, 2011 at the High Tunnel Research and Education Center located at the Horticulture Research Farm, Rock Springs, PA (9 miles southwest of State College on Route 45).

Participants including growers, extension educators, teachers and students will have the opportunity to be involved with the actual construction of a movable high tunnel as well as the discussion of potential cropping opportunities using this type of high tunnel system. The Workshop will run from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm each day. Please e-mail your intention to participate in this workshop by April 15, 2011 to Mike Orzolek at or call 814-6863-2251.

Mike Orzolek

Bill Lamont

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