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    Farms and Woodlands Course

    November 22, 2019

    The Farms and Woodlands class is specifically designed for landowners and farmers who want to get the most out of every acre of their land. The five-month course offers a mix of self-paced online learning, online meetups, and three in-person field tours.

    Land Rent Workshop - Hutchinson, MN

    November 26, 2019

    1:30pm - 3:30pm

    Hutchinson Event Center

    What is a fair farmland rental agreement? The meetings are designed to assist land owners, farmers, and agri-business professionals with farm financial issues related to farmland rental rates, ownership, management, leasing agreements, and related issues.

    Cottage Food Producer Food Safety Training to be held in St. Cloud

    December 7, 2019

    9:00am - 1:00pm

    University of Minnesota Extension St. Cloud Regional Office

    Do you make the best homemade bread, home canned pickles or cookies? Consider selling your product as a Minnesota Cottage Food producer. Join University of Minnesota Extension Food Safety Educator, Suzanne Driessen at the Keep it Legal! Keep it Safe Cottage Food Producer class.

    Crop Pest Management Short Course

    December 10, 2019 to December 12, 2019

    8:30 am to 4:00 pm

    Minneapolis Convention Center

    The theme of this year's Short Course General Session is "Beat the odds - Increase your knowledge." Quality, research-based presentations will focus on the knowledge you need to build resilient cropping systems and thrive in the next decennium. The Short Course concurrent sessions include a wealth of pest, crop and fertilizer management topics.

    Land Rent Workshop - Litchfield, MN

    December 13, 2019

    9:30am - 11:30am

    Meeker County Courthouse

    What is a fair farmland rental agreement? The meetings are designed to assist land owners, farmers, and agri-business professionals with farm financial issues related to farmland rental rates, ownership, management, leasing agreements, and related issues.

    2019 Conservation Tillage Conference

    December 17, 2019 to December 18, 2019

    8:00 am to 3:00 pm

    Holiday Inn Conference Center, St. Cloud, MN

    This conference emphasizes proven farmer experience and applied science. Straight from the fields, learn how heavier, colder soils aren’t necessarily the challenge they’re made out to be.

    2020 Crop Management Input Seminar

    December 19, 2019

    9:00am - 2:15pm

    Hutchinson Event Center, Hutchinson, MN

    Crop Management Input Seminar