Farm Beginnings Calendar: 2017

Deadlines

AUGUST 1—Application deadline to qualify for a discountfor 2017-2018 Farm Beginnings course.

SEPTEMBER 1—Final application deadline for 2017-2018 Farm Beginnings course.

SEPTEMBER 1—2017-2018 Farm Beginnings scholarship application deadline.

OCTOBER 1—Application deadline for Journeyperson course.

Farm Beginnings Field Days in 2017

JULY 9—Humanely Raised Pigs, 1 p.m.-4 p.m., Lake City Catholic Worker Farm, Lake City, Minn. Contact: Dori Eder, LSP, dori@landstewardshipproject.org, 612-578-4497

AUGUST 6—Grazing Skills & Pasture Management, 1 p.m.-4 p.m., Hannah Berhardt & Jason Misik Farm, Finlayson, Minn. Contact: Dori Eder, LSP, dori@landstewardshipproject.org, 612-578-4497

SEPTEMBER 12—Cover Cropping & Fertility Management on Vegetable Farms, 5:45 p.m.-8 p.m., Big River Farms, Marine on St. Croix, Minn. Contact: Dori Eder, LSP, dori@landstewardshipproject.org, 612-578-4497 (held in partnership with the Minnesota Food Association)

OCTOBER 1—Extending the Vegetable Season with Storage Crops, 2 p.m.-5 p.m., Blackbrook Farm, Amery, Wis. Contact: Dori Eder, LSP, dori@landstewardshipproject.org, 612-578-4497 (held in partnership with the Minnesota Food Association)

Farm Beginnings Class Sessions

• First class session of 2017-2018 Farm Beginnings course meets.

• Final class session of 2017-2018 Farm Beginnings course meets.