6th Annual Small Farm Expo 2015 - Monday, July 20

Join us this year at the Bridgewater Exhibition Grounds at 50 Exhibition Drive in Bridgewater (click here for map), on July 20th for another great lineup of workshops led by local farmers. We will explore how today’s small-scale farmers are building on the strong foundation of traditional farming knowledge and practices with modern production technology, farm business management and marketing.

This year, the Small Farm Expo is brought to you by the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and Perennia. Workshops at the event will include the following topics:

Small Farm Expo

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8:30 Registration
9:00 Welcome (Building A)
Workshops Building A Building B Building C
9:30 South Shore Grape Growing Pastured Beef Food Safety
10:30 Networking Break
11:00 Heritage Livestock Small-scale Beekeeping Garlic 101
Lunch / Demonstrations
🐑 12:00-12:30
Composite Teas
Portable Sawmill
Christmas Tree Shearing / Wreath Making
1:30 Getting Started in Organic Farming Sausage Making Bread and Baking
2:30 Haskap Production Goats and Cheese Making Jams and Jellies
3:30 Wrap-up / Evaluation (Building A)

Registration fee (includes a $5 on-site lunch voucher): $20/person; $15/student or farm intern; $40/family (children under 12 free).
To secure your spot, please register by July 18th.

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