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Let's Build - Let's Grow

  • Metro Atlanta Urban Farm 3271 Main Street College Park, GA, 30337 United States (map)

Come out for Day Two of a two-day training at Metro Atlanta Urban Farm for hands-on learning that will include finishing up building a high tunnel.

MARCH 11

Day One – Part 1: Laying Out The Site

  • Pounding the poles
  • Building Trusses
  • Putting down base boards

Day One - Part 2: Growing In The Hoop House

  • Preparing the soil
  • Planting in the High Tunnel

MARCH 18

Day Two: Finishing Up The Build

  • Hanging the brackets
  • Pulling the plastic

For more information please contact Bobby Wilson, CEO of Metro Atlanta Urban Farm on
404-788-2432 or email him at bobbymauf@gmail.com.

Later Event: March 18
Wiggly Worms: Kings of Compost