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Small Farms Newsletter - December, 2019

Take advantage of the off-season Conference and workshop season is upon us. I hope you have time to leave the farm for a bit, get some new ideas, and chat with fellow farmers. In this newsletter, I'm highlighting workshops and conferences happening in the next few months, as well as a survey for produce growers. Happy holidays! -Jake Overgaard  Extension Educator UPCOMING EVENTS Local foods college  Local Foods College  is a weekly @ 6 pm webinar series going from January 28th to February 25th with topics on pastured hogs, edible insects, hazelnuts, and soil health. Participate in these from the comfort of your own home. More info and link to register is  here .   Regional conferences MN Organic Conference , January 9-10, St. Cloud, MN. Northern Growers and Marketers Conference , January 16-17, St. Cloud, MN. GrassWorks Grazing Conference , January 23-25, Wisconsin Dells, WI. Northern Plains Food and Farming Conf