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Organic Field Day: Diversified Organic Grain Rotations

07-21-2017 9:30 am - 07-21-2017 2:30 pm

Friday July 21st, 2017 –9AM-2:30PM

Bickford Organics
6346 Reed Road
Ridgeway, Wis. 53582

This FREE OGRAIN field day includes tours of 2 farms and a free lunch

Learn about:
• Large scale small grain production, processing, and marketing
• On-farm grain storage 101
• Farming for water quality
• Planning a diverse crop rotation
• Growing organic seed corn
• Small grain variety recommendations

Speakers include:
Paul Bickford and John Wepking, Bickford Organics and Meadowlark Organics
Lynn Clarkson, president, Clarkson Grain
Jeffrey Block, GroAlliance
Julie Dawson and Lucia Gutierrez, Plant breeders at UW-Madison

And join us for a free lunch provided by the Iowa Country farmer-led watershed initiative! We’ll be eating shrimp caught by fishermen and
women in the Gulf of Mexico – new friends whose livelihoods’ depend on Midwestern farmers keeping our waterways clean.
Shrimp not your thing? We’ll have brats too

See FLYER (printable PDF)

Register online at mosesorganic.org or call 715-778-5775