The 2014 Pennsylvania Organic FarmFest is becoming an established tradition in central PA, and highlights innovative educational workshops for growers and livestock producers. This year they are offering a free Transitioning to Organic Grain Production Field Day during FarmFest at the Grange Fairgrounds on Friday, Aug. 1st, from 1-4pm. Registrations requested. Register today!
The session will include a talk on organic grain marketing opportunities with Kreamer Feeds, Nature’s Best Organic Feeds; an informal Farmer Panel on production considerations and marking questions featuring Mary-Howell and Klaas Martens, and Joel Steigman; and a discussion of organic grain production and certification by Pennsylvania Certified Organic staff.
The Organic Grain Production Field Day is free to the public. Call or email Lee Rinehart for more information.
The field day is held in partnership with the Pennsylvania Women’s Agriculture Network (PA WAgN) and is sponsored by Nature’s Best Organic Feeds. Support also provided by Penns Mault.