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Equipment and facilities for managing manure on small farms

Friday, April 20, 2018 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Thomas Bass, Carissa Wickens, Jacquie Jacob, Michael Westendorf, Jeff Porter

The number of small farms is increasing in much of the country, ensuring up to date information is available is important to protect water and environmental quality. This month's webinar will focus on some of the farm and manure management needs of smaller farms. Discussion...

Equipment Sanitation

Friday, March 16, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Meaghan Anderson, Angie Johnson, Kevin Jarek, Wayne Ohnesorg

Modern production agriculture relies heavily on machinery, large and small, to raise crops. These machines are capable of transporting unwanted pests from one field to another. For example, combines are one of the largest and most impressive machines on a farm. These large...

Organic Seed Production Six Webinar Series Part 4: Seed Quality, Harvesting and Equipment

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT

A new six-webinar series on organic seed production will provide training for seed growers and seed production interns throughout the 2016 growing season (June - November). This series, offered by Organic Seed Alliance (OSA) and the Multinational Exchange for Sustainable...

Machinery Sharing: Scaling Up Production for Small Farm Growers

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 12:00 pm EST

Learn about strategies small-scale growers are using to scale up production through equipment-sharing models. Topics will include: what to share, how to structure sharing agreements, finding and choosing partners, and potential challenges faced by case study examples. Please...