FARMING NOW: CREATING AMERICA’S AGTECH CAPITAL IN APPALACHIA – MENIFEE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL

AppHaravest + Menifee County High School East KY
East KY Menifee County High School 119 Indian Creek Dr.
Frenchburg, KY
  • 04/28/2022 8:00 am - 4:00 pm (EST)
  • Free
  • Grade 7

About this event

Please join AppHarvest along with Menifee County High School as we host Farming Now: Creating America's AgTech capital in Appalachia! We will be offering container farm tours, seeding, transplanting, and harvesting stations!

Please join AppHarvest along with Rowan County Senior High School as we host Farming Now: Creating America’s AgTech capital in Appalachia! This event will take place at Menifee County High School container farm, this retrofitted cargo unit has a vertical hydroponic system inside, made to grow thousands of fresh leafy greens from seed to harvest! Accompanied with red and blue LED and a sensor operated data monitoring system, this farm has much to offer any visitor. We will be seeding, transplanting, and harvesting in the farm. We will also be discussing controlled environment agriculture and how the world needs more safe/fresh foods!

Details

  • Event Type
    In Person
  • Date(s)
    1. Apr 28 8:00 am - 4:00 pm (EST)
  • Cost
    Free
  • Age Group(s)
    Grade 7
  • Accessibility Accommodations
    None

Organizer

East KY

Menifee County High School
  • 119 Indian Creek Dr.
  • Frenchburg, KY 40322
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