Farm Beginnings Calendar: 2020

LSP Field Days/Workshops/Deadlines

Jan. 25 — Workshop on mitigating damage to soil & water, Owatonna, Minn. Click here for details.

Jan. 29 — Cover Crops, No-Till & Grazing: Evaluating the Economics & First Steps to Improving Soil, Elgin, Minn. Click here for details.

Jan. 30 — Cover Crops, No-Till & Grazing: Evaluating the Economics & First Steps to Improving Soil, Ridgeway, Iowa. Click here for details.

Feb. 1 — LSP Farm Transition Workshop, Red Wing, Minn. Click here for details.

Feb. 12 — LSP Community Forum on the Farm Crisis, Goodhue, Minn. Click here for details.

Feb. 13 — LSP Community Forum on the Farm Crisis, Preston, Minn. Click here for details.

• Feb. 22 — LSP Farm Transition Workshop, Red Wing, Minn. Click here for details.

March 5 — Regenerative Ag LSP Presentation by Jonathan Lundgren of Blue Dasher Farm, Caledonia, Minn. (daytime) Click here for details.

March 5 — Regenerative Ag LSP Presentation by Jonathan Lundgren of Blue Dasher Farm, Austin, Minn. (evening) Click here for details.

March 6 — Regenerative Ag LSP Presentation by Jonathan Lundgren of Blue Dasher Farm, Rice County, Minn. Click here for details.

March 11 — Regenerating Soil for Environmental & Human Health, with Dr. Kris Nichols, Amery, Wis. Click here for details.

• March 14 — LSP Farm Transition Workshop, Red Wing, Minn. Click here for details.

Aug. 1 — Early bird discount application deadline for 2020-2021 Farm Beginnings class in Red Wing, Minn. Click here for details.

Sept. 1 — Application deadline for 2020-2021 Farm Beginnings Class in Red Wing, Minn. Click here for details.

Other Workshops/Field Days

Jan. 24-25—Emerging Farmers Conference (formerly Immigrant & Minority Farmers Conference), Saint Paul, Minn. Click here for details.

Winter 2020 — Prairie Creek Seed Winter Forage Tour—various locations in Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin & Illinois. Click here for details.

Feb. 27-29 — MOSES Organic Farming Conference, La Crosse, Wis. Click here for details.

Feb. 28 — I-90 Soil Health Stop with Rick Clark, Stewartville, Minn. Click here for details.

March 14 — Fruit Tree Grafting Class, Minneapolis, Minn. Click here for details.

March 28 — Fruit Tree Grafting & Pruning Class, Mankato, Minn. Click here for details.