Growers workshop about production, marketing

The first Central Kansas Vegetable Growers Workshop, designed to improve production methods and marketing skills for beginning and experienced growers, will be from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Sedgwick County Extension Education Center, at 7001 W. 21st St.

Patrice Gros, a full-time organic vegetable farmer, is the keynote speaker. He owns Foundation Farm, a certified organic vegetable farm in northwest Arkansas.

The workshop is sponsored by Kansas State University Research and Extension of Sedgwick, Butler, Harvey and Reno counties.

Registration is $10 before Jan. 29 or $15 after. For more information, please call Rebecca McMahon at 316-660-0142.