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Hydroponic Tour: Little Leaf Farms
Tuesday 13 February 2018, 10:00am - 11:00am


When: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 

Where: Little Leaf Farms, 105 Walker Road, Shirley, MA 01464

Little Leaf Farms is a 25-acre hydroponic farm andthe leading producer of baby greens sold across theNortheast. Their farm is the most technologically advanced lettuce growing greenhouse in the world.Greens are grown hydroponically using capturedrainwater, just one aspect of their sustainable model.Learn more by joining us on a tour with the farm’s founder, Paul Sellew

Paul Sellew founded and serves as CEO of Little Leaf Farms, prior to this he founded and served as CEO and Chairman of Harvest Power, Inc., and also founded and led as CEO of Backyard Farms, one of the largest year-round greenhouse producers of tomatoes on the east coast. Paul is a 1980 graduate of Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS), and currently serves on the Board of Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future.

$12 members
$20 general admission

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Tue May 22 @ 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Improve Your Watercolor Skills - Morning Course
Tue May 22 @12:30PM - 03:30PM
Improve Your Watercolor Skills - Afternoon Course
Tue May 22 @ 1:00PM - 05:00PM
CANCELLED - Landscaping for Watershed Health
Thu May 24 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
Greenhouse Growing
Wed May 30 @ 9:00AM - 03:00PM
Spring Landscape Tour
Wed Jun 06 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Hands-On Floral Design
Thu Jun 07 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
Bio-control of Lily Leaf Beetles
Tue Jun 12 @ 1:00PM - 04:30PM
Eco Printing: Fiber art workshop
Tue Jun 26 @10:30AM - 12:00PM
Explore the Teaching Herb Garden
Wed Jul 11 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
The Art of Planting Design
Wed Jul 18 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
Summer Stroll: Garden tour
Sun Jul 22 @10:30AM - 12:00PM
What's Buggin' Me?
Sat Aug 04 @10:30AM - 12:00PM
Fall Planting Workshop
Thu Aug 09 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
A Summer Stroll: Garden Tour
Sun Aug 12 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
Meditations in Ink with Bruce Iverson