2013 Organic Agriculture Conference to take place in Sioux Falls, SD
SDSU Extension will host the 2013 Organic Agriculture Conference in Sioux Falls Dec. 2-3 at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel 3200 W. Maple St. Sioux Falls (just off exit 81 on I-29).
The event is co-sponsored by SDSU Extension, USDA's Integrated Pest Management (IPM), the South Dakota State University IPM Program, and NCR-SARE.
The Organic Agriculture Conference provides a great networking opportunity between fellow organic producers, exposure to new management methods and practices and an opportunity to interact with experts from around the nation.
Featured Speakers include: Carmen Fernholz — Weed Management; A-Frame Farm/University of Minnesota; Bob Nusbaum — Sheep Management; Animal Science, Univ. of Wisconsin; Dennis Todey — Weather and Climate; SDSU Extension Climatologist, SDSU; and John Jemison — Trends and Challenges in Organic Ag; Soil Water Quality Specialist, University of Maine.