Grow Benzie hosts weekly potlucks on Tuesday evenings throughout the winter- some nights have topics led by an individual and some are panel discussions. This evening, the Benzie Bee Guild will talk about bees and some of the more advanced aspects of beekeeping, including disease prevention, equipment, and harvesting. Folks of all experience and interest levels are welcome. There is plenty of food if you're not able to share. Discussion will be led by Greg Griswold of Champion Hill Farm.
Tuesday, February 5th, 6pm
Farmers, beginning producers, retiring/transitioning producers, organic producers, specialty crop producers, sustainable producers, value-added producers, small business owners, curious folks
Sponsored by the USDA-Risk Management Agency 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.
Free. Folks are encouraged to bring a dish to pass, but is not required. There will be a free-will donation basket at the door, with proceeds benefiting the Benzie Bee Guild events and programs.
Grow Benzie Event Center
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
WEATHER OR NOT?
If Benzie County Central Schools are closed, the event will be cancelled/postponed.