New Farmer Summit Workshops

Beginning Beekeeping
Aaron Brin and Harriet Behar
Sweet Springs Farm, Gays Mills, Wisconsin

Government Programs and Funding for Farmers
Harriet Behar
MOSES/Sweet Spring Farm, Gays Mills, Wisconsin

Grant Schultz
VersaLand Farm, Coralville, Iowa

Organic Insect & Disease Control in Vegetables
Harriet Behar
MOSES/Sweet Spring Farm, Gays Mills, Wisconsin

Bigger Isn’t Always Better, Is Scaling Up Right for Your Farm?
Chris Blanchard
Flying Rutabaga Works/Rock Spring Farm, Decorah, Iowa

Ten Things to Know about Getting Into Market Farming
Chris Blanchard
Flying Rutabaga Works/Rock Spring Farm, Decorah, Iowa

Capturing and Organizing Data for GAPs, Organic Certification and other Endeavors
Chris Blanchard
Flying Rutabaga Works/Rock Spring Farm, Decorah, Iowa

Tractors and Small Equipment on Your Farm
Mike Bollinger 
Four Season Tools/River Root Farm, Decorah, Iowa

Steve Pincus
Tipi Produce, Evansville, Wisconsin

Season Extension
Mike Bollinger
Four Season Tools/River Root Farm, Decorah, Iowa

Business Planning and Financial Tools
Paul Dietmann
Badgerland Financial, Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin

Value Added Products from Your Farm
Dela Ends
Scotch Hill Farm, Brodhead, Wisconsin

Cover Crops for Soil Health
Jeff Gunderson
Midwestern BioAg, Blue Mounds, Wisconsin

Orchards & Perennials
Jackie Hoch
Hoch Orchard, La Crescent, Minnesota

Increase Income through Farm Diversification
Lisa Kivirist
Author/Inn Serendipity Farm B&B, Browntown, Wisconsin

When the Business Plan Doesn’t Match Reality
John Mesko
Sustainable Farming Association Minnesota, Princeton, Minnesota

Grazing & Pasture Basics
Laura Paine
Southwest Badger Resource Conservation & Development, Platteville, Wisconsin

Organic Certification 101
Joe Pedretti
MOSES

CSA Success: The Things You Should Know
Barb Perkins
Vermont Valley Community Farm, Blue Mounds, Wisconsin

Weed Management in Organic Vegetables
David Perkins
Vermont Valley Community Farm, Blue Mounds, Wisconsin

 Soil Health and Remineralization
Allen Philo
Midwestern BioAg, Blue Mounds, Wisconsin

Social Media & Marketing: How to Build Sustainable Connections
Kristi Waits and Thomas Ponik
Second Cup Media, Brooklyn, Wisconsin

Creative Land Access and Business Partnerships
Rachel Armstrong
Farm Commons, Madison, Wisconsin

Greenhouse Management & Transplant Production
Steve Pincus
Tipi Produce, Evansville, Wisconsin

Integrating Livestock into Your Farm
Petra Zinniker
Zinniker Family Farm, Elkhorn, Wisconsin

Restoration Agriculture on the Savanna
Peter Allen
Savanna Gardens, Viola, Wisconsin