Farm Beginnings Calendar: 2019

LSP Field Days/Workshops/Deadlines

July 13 — Soil Health Field Day on Grazing & Cover Crops, Bedtke Farm, Altura, Minn. Click her for details.

July 18 —Soil Health Field Day on Farming in Karst Country: Soil Health, Caves & Underground Streams, Harmony, Minn. Click here for details.

July 28 — Farm Beginnings Field Day "Getting Started with Permaculture & Regenerative Agriculture", Nettle Valley Farm, Spring Grove, Minn. Click here for details.

AugustFarm Dreams Class, Menomonie, Wis. Details to be announced; contact LSP's Annelie Livingston-Anderson at 507-523-3366 or via e-mail.

Late August or early September — Three consecutive days of soil health workshops on cover crops interseeded into corn on three different farms, Byron, Ridgeway & Preston, Minn. Contact: Doug Nopar, LSP, 507-523-3366, e-mail

Sept. 1 — Application deadline for the 2019-2020 Farm Beginnings class. Click here for details.

Sept. 15 — Workshop/Field Day on On-Farm Events, A to Z Produce & Bakery, Stockholm, Wis. Click here for details.

October — Classes for 2019-2020 LSP Farm Beginnings Course begin in Menomonie, Wis. Click here for details.

Other Field Days & Workshops not Sponsored by LSP

May 21 — Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship Pasture Walk, Elko, Minn. Click here for details.

May 23 — Begin a Farmstead Micro-Creamery, Clear Lake, Wis. Click here for details.

May 29 — Workshop: "Twin Cities Metro Growers Network: Cultivating Crops & Growers," Big River Farms, Marine on St. Croix, Minn. Click here for details.

June 18 — Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship Pasture Walk, Goodhue, Minn. Click here for details.

July 16 — Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship Pasture Walk, Hastings, Minn. Click here for details.

August 13-15 — Soil Health Academy: Regenerative Farming & Ranching, Redwood Falls, Minn. Click here for details.

Sept. 17 — Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship Pasture Walk, St. Charles, Minn. Click here for details.

Oct. 22 — Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship Pasture Walk, Canton, Minn. Click here for details.