Organic Field Days

MOSES Organic Field Days give you the chance to see firsthand how other farmers tackle issues on their farms. See how things are done on these successful farms, and get insights to help you grow!

More 2016 field day info coming soon.

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2016 Field Days

In Her Boots: Beginning Livestock and Grazing
June 3  |  10 a.m.-3 p.m.  |  Blanchardville, Wis.

Topics: Finding mentors, land and capital access, marketing, value-added products, diversification, breed selection, ergonomics, integrating family into your farm operation

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In Her Boots: Sustainable Agriculture for Women, By Women
July 15  |  10 a.m.-3 p.m.  |  Grayslake, Ill.

Topics: CSA startup & long-term success strategies, cover crop benefits and soil fertility, diversified vegetable production & organic growing, running a family farm with young kids, integrating safety into family farming

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In Her Boots: Farm Start-up Strategies for Women Farmers
Aug. 5  |  10 a.m.-3 p.m.  |  Browntown, Wis.

Topics: Advice for your first year, organic certification, time management, self-care and farm-life balance, farming solo, farm diversification, running a family farm with kids

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Soil Sisters
South Central Wisconsin Women in Sustainable Agriculture

The jam-packed Soil Sisters culinary event celebrates Wisconsin’s family farms and rural life in and around the farming communities of Monroe and Brodhead, Wis.

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In Her Boots: Sustainable Agriculture For Women, By Women
Aug. 17  |  10 a.m.-3 p.m.  |  Goshen, Ind.

Topics: Creative land access for beginning farmers, increasing efficiency and maximizing value, salad greens from seed to market, cover crop benefits and management, running a family farm with young kids, creating a family-friendly enterprise

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In Her Boots: Sustainable Agriculture For Women, By Women
Aug. 23  |  10 a.m.-3 p.m.  |  Nerstand, Minn.

Topics: Diversified livestock, cover crops and pasture management, food licensing in Minn., running a solo operation as a woman farmer, farmers’ market success strategies, Minn. cottage foods law

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