March 17th – Mini Symposium for Organic Farming Transitions

Posted by   on: March 2nd, 2012

Join us on March 17, 2012 from 1:00 – 5:00 PM  for a Mini Symposium at Lafayette College to learn more about the Lafayette College Organic Garden sustainability achievements.  NRCS farmland conservation practices that support sustainable agriculture including no-till systems using tillage radishes,  cover crop management,  seasonal high tunnels, integrated pest management,  pollinator habitat development, and other transitional organic practices  will be featured. A film screening of “Small Farm Rising” will be followed by a roundtable discussion. All participants are welcome to bring seeds for an heirloom seed exchange.  Refreshments will be available.

Lafayette College
Kirby Hall of Civil Rights
Kirby Room 104 Auditorium
Free Event.  Please Register at


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