Organic farming: Opportunities, benefits and challenges

Friday, July 28, 2017

A field day will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 16, at Share Life Farms, 21302, 185th Road in Marshall from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

University professors and extension specialists will give talks on issues that are of importance to organic growers. A certified organic grower will also share his experiences with organic farming and results will be shared from research that has been done on sweet potato production. The field day will also include a field tour and on-farm demonstrations.

Attendance is free and all are welcome. To pre-register call or text Waana Kaluwasha at 573-554-6379 or email

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