Conference Spotlights Sustainability

Sponsored by the Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Society, the annual conference is the region’s largest gathering of sustainable and organic agriculture enthusiasts.

Growing heirloom tomatoes is only one example of sustainable agriculture.

Growing heirloom tomatoes is only one example of sustainable agriculture.

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An outstanding line-up of presenters will be on hand for more than 15 informative workshops. Workshops included are: Integrated Pest Management, Poultry Panel, Canning, Drying and Preserving, Animal and Soil Health, Local Foods, Meat Goat Production, Weed Management, Farm Breeder’s Club and SARE Farmer Rancher Grant and Youth recipient workshops. For the youth attending the conference, there will be workshops geared for the younger generation. A variety of exhibitors will set up through out the conference, and organic and local foods will be served at the event.

The conference is the Northern Plains’ largest gathering of sustainable and organic agriculture enthusiasts. For more information call 1-701-883-4304, e-mail npsas@drtel.net or visit the group's website. Registration fee applies.