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.
|9:00||Welcome (Building A)|
|Workshops||Building A||Building B||Building C|
|9:30||South Shore Grape Growing||Pastured Beef||Food Safety|
|11:00||Heritage Livestock||Small-scale Beekeeping||Garlic 101|
|Lunch / Demonstrations|
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.