Time: March 16, 2010 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: Inspiration Farm
Street: 619 E Laurel Rd
Website or Map: http://www.inspirationfarm.com
Event Type: grain, reskilling, talk, presentation
Organized By: Inspiration Farm and Northwest Farms and Food
Latest Activity: Mar 16, 2010
Dr. Steve Jones, the director of the WSU Mt. Vernon research station and an expert wheat breeder, will give a second talk describing his group’s work to produce successful local grain varieties for Whatcom farmers. Among the topics will be the steps involved in small scale grain growing including planting techniques, harvesting, milling and what cooperative arrangements might make it feasible for Whatcom County as well as the progress since last year.
Light refreshments will be served.