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Seed-Starting and Greenhouse Management with Paul Hutcheson


Seed-Starting and Greenhouse Management with Paul Hutcheson

Thursday, October 6, 2022

Warren County Fairgrounds

Front Royal, Virginia

17 in stock



Come learn basic and advanced seed-sowing strategies in this hands-on workshop with Paul Hutcheson from Windmill Heights Garden Center. You’ll learn sowing, watering, and fertilizing spring and fall crops, as well as how to manage a home greenhouse to grow healthy transplants. Paul will demonstrate various techniques and then students will have an opportunity to sow their own and get feedback. There will be ample time for Q&A and discussing common problems. 

COST: $140
CLASS SIZE: 25 students
WHAT’S INCLUDED: Seed-starting guide, plug trays for starting your own seeds, a bag of professional potting soil, and fall seedlings to take home and plant in your garden

General Workshop Details

Workshops happen RAIN OR SHINE!

Your teacher will be in touch with you a week or two before your workshop to let you know what you need to bring along with any other information you may need to know before the workshop.


They are pre-conference workshops that begin on Thursday, October 6th, the day BEFORE the conference. Classes begin a 9 AM. Lunch break will be at noon. You can pack a lunch or food will be available on the fairgrounds. Ending times are generally late afternoon but vary between classes, student participation, and Q&A time. 

Payment Details

Please note that these workshops are separate from conference tickets. Conference tickets are sold out but you do not need a ticket to attend a workshop! You will NOT get a physical or digital ticket with your purchase. Attendee lists are sent to the teachers and they will do a roll-call prior to class. 

Workshops are NON-REFUNDABLE, so please be kind to other students that might be interested and make sure you can attend! 

    1. ALL WORKSHOPS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE, so please make sure you can ATTEND! Workshops are RAIN OR SHINE!
    2. Send any questions to thehomestead @
    3. Please note that by purchasing tickets you are waiving all liability rights. Homesteaders of America LLC and Homesteaders of America Virginia LLC are not responsible for any liabilities or injuries that may occur during these workshops, on or off-site.