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Johnson Family Farm & Skyline Farm Field Day — Thursday, 3rd August 2017

August 3

 

Thursday, 3rd August 2017 @12noon
Johnson Family Farm & Skyline Farm Field Day

Hosted by: Garry & Geri Johnson and SaskOrganics
Where: near Swift Current
Registration: $40/person (includes lunch, supper and refreshments)

Interested in learning more about organic oat varieties and how they came about?  Then this is the field day for you.  Grain Millers has been working with Dr. Jennifer Mitchell Fetch on these varieties.  Dr. Mitchell Fetch will be on hand to talk about the importance of breeding cultivars under organic conditions, while Grain Millers Terry Tyson will discuss their work developing Oravena Oats, along with another new cultivar in the development stage.  Both the Johnsons and Skyline Farm (who will also be in attendance) are growing these oats.  The Johnsons will also be talking about farming gluten farming.    To register or for more information contact Marla Carlson 306-535-3456 or [email protected]

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Date:
August 3