The Cannon River Sustainable Farming Association hosts its annual conference on Saturday, February 1st, 2020 at Seeds Farm in Northfield. The event kicks off at 9am with keynote speaker Lori Cox of Roots Return Heritage Farm who will present current statistics for small, diversified family farms, review barriers and possible solutions, and discuss how farmers can become a catalyst for their own farm business in their surrounding communities and across Minnesota.
Following the keynote speaker, there will be a chapter meeting including an update on the Cannon Valley Grown initiative; a report on the artisan grain cluster; and discussion on 2020 educational workshops. New chapter board members will be elected. The Cannon River Sustainable Farming Association is also seeking a chapter coordinator [Read more…] about Minnesota’s $1Billion Little Ag Industry – Keynote Speaker Lori Cox Shares How To Become a Catalyst for Your Own Farm at the 2020 Cannon River Sustainable Farming Association Annual Conference