Grow Benzie hosts weekly potlucks on Tuesday evenings throughout the winter & spring- some nights have topics led by an individual and some are panel discussions. Grow Benzie Farm Series: Building Healthy Soil. This is the third part of a series where attendees will 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.
There is always plenty of food if you're not able to bring some to share.
Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners
Tuesday, April 17th, 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
5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115), Benzonia, 49616
*** 1 mile west of stoplight in Benzonia
*** 5 miles east of Frankfort
*** 20 miles west of Interlochen
*** 30 miles north of Manistee
Questions: 231-882-9510 or info@GrowBenzie.org