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At the intersection of food, soil, climate, farming and water.

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 or call 715-778-5775