Greenhouse and High Tunnel Workshop 2017

Thursday and Friday, October 12 - 13, 2017
State Fruit Experiment Station Mountain Grove - Missouri State University
9740 Red Spring Road
Mountain Grove, MO 65711

Brought to you by:
Missouri State University * University of Missouri Extension * Lincoln University
and Industry Sponsors

MPR Irrigation * BWI Companies * High Caliper Grow Bags * Johnny's Selected Seed​​​​​​​ Grimes Horticulture* Atlas Greenhouses Inc. * Morgan County Seed * IGS Indoor Gardening Supplies
GFG Ag Services/Midwest Grower Supply


Presentation PDFs from the 2017 Workshop

Principles of Soil Health By Drexel Atkisson, NRCS

Cucurbits in High Tunnels by Patrick Byers, University of Missouri Extension

The 10 Greatest Challenges for Organic High Tunnel Vegetable Production by Liz Graznak, Happy Hollow Farm

Hydroponics Basics by Jennifer Morganthaler, Missouri State University

Converting a High Tunnel to Hydroponics by Craig Jennings, Three Oaks Farm

Water Testing and Interpretation by Bob Schultheis, University of Missouri Extension

Nutritional Management of Greenhouse Crops by Dr. Dave Trinklein, University of Missouri

Seedling Production and Scheduling by Curtis Millsap, Millsap Farm

Bedding Plant and Ornamental Container Production by Becky Scott, Country Petals Greenhouse

Tomato and Cucumber Production in High Tunnels by Curtis Millsap, Millsap Farms

The Greenhouse and High Tunnel planning committee:
UMC – Patrick Byers and Kelly McGowan
Lincoln – Nashon Bishop and Touria Eaton
Missouri State – Jennifer Morganthaler, Leslie Akers, Susanne Howard and Marilyn Odneal (chair)

Leslie Akers 
Workshop Facilitator

Missouri State University
Darr College of Agriculture
Mountain Grove Campus
9740 Red Spring Road
Mountain Grove, MO 65711-2999