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NH Vegetable & Berry Growers' Annual Meeting

Sat, 03/14/2020
9:00am - 3:30pm
Alan's Restaurant
133 N Main St
Boscawen, NH 03303

*PLEASE NOTE OUR LOCATION: We are going back to Boscawen! Morning refreshments and lunch provided.

The NH Vegetable & Berry Growers' Association is excited to help bring featured speaker Steve Groff to NH!

Steve is a widely known and respected farmer, agricultural consultant and speaker who is passionate about cover cropping and soil health, and we’re thrilled that he will come to share practical tips and experience with NH growers.
Learn more about his work at: www.stevegroff.com

Agenda:

SWD and BMSB: Should we be freaking out??
Anna Wallingford, UNH Extension

FSMA Update 2020: Qualified Exempt Farms & More
Heather Bryant, UNH Extension
 

Meet our new Agricultural Business Management Specialist
Kenesha Reynolds, UNH Extension

Cover crop management for vegetable production systems – practical insights that make cover crops work
Steve Groff, Farmer & Cover Crop Innovator/Coach

Commercial Members’ Show & Tell

Lunch

NHVBGA Business Meeting

An open discussion: supporting the viability and productivity of NH farms
Analena Bruce, UNH Dept. of Agriculture, Nutrition & Food Systems

Planning for success- understanding the “how” once you are on board with the “why” of improving soil health
Steve Groff, Farmer & Cover Crop Innovator/Coach

3.5 pesticide recertification credits will be available.

Registration Deadline: March 10. Register by contacting Raymond Deary, raydeary@yahoo.com; 603-648-6183, PO Box 333, Salisbury NH 03268

Cost

$25 for NHVBGA members, $30 for non-members

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