Grow Benzie Farm Series: Building Healthy Soil. Learn to increase nutrient density in your food, improve quality and yield, companion planting, space layout & planning, and key soil amendments. Presented by Craig Schaaf of Golden Rule Farm. This is a potluck meeting, attendees are encouraged (not required) to bring a dish to pass.
Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners.
Tuesday, April 18th, from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Sponsored by the USDA-Risk Management Agency and in partnership with Crosshatch Center for Art & Ecology, this workshop aims to share knowledge with producers to increase their viability and reduce financial, production, and marketing risks. Grow Benzie’s goal is to deepen relationships between organizations, farmers, and the community.
$15 per person (scholarships available: 231-882-9510)
$30 for all three classes (3/21, 4/4, 4/18)
Grow Benzie: 5885 Frankfort Hwy (M115), Benzonia, 49616
30 minutes west of Traverse City
5 miles west of Frankfort
Questions: 231-882-9510 or info@GrowBenzie.org