2020 Successful Small Farms Opportunities Conference
The popular regional Successful Small Farms Opportunities Conference will be held at the Louisburg College campus in Louisburg on Saturday, February 8, 2020, from 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
- Powering your farm w/ Alternative Energy,
- The basics of managing your farm pond
- Niche fruit farming: Paw Paw, Kiwi, etc.
- Vermiculture Production
- Hemp Processing
- Other Funds for your Farm: NRCS & Soil & Water
- Packing Sheds: Design, etc.
- Silvopasture on Your Farm
- Small Scale Dairy: Production & Marketing
- Permaculture on Your Farm
The keynote speaker, Dr. Francesco Tiezzi from NC State University, will speak on “Italy’s Small-Scale Agriculture.”
In addition, there will be a free Seed Exchange again this year for participants.
There will be a small fee to participate.
Contact Martha Mobley, Agricultural Extension Agent, Franklin County; 919-496-3344 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
To register for the conference or for more information call the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Franklin County Center office at 919-496-3344.