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Thursday, July 19, 2018
Agroforestry, Pollinators and Uninsured Crops Program, at KY State University's Harold R. Benson Research and Demonstration Farm, 1525 Mills Lane, Frankfort, KY. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. EDT. For details, visit https://kysu.edu/academics/cafsss/research-extension/cooperative-extensi....
Thursday, July 19, 2018
5 to 8 p.m. EDT, 227 W Broadway St, Frankfort, KY 40601. Meet Organic Association of Kentucky staff and board members, hear about OAK's program updates and learn why organic matters, even when it comes to your drinks! For more information and to register, visit https://oak.wildapricot.org/event-2959470.
Thursday, July 26, 2018
6 p.m. EDT until dark. Growers and members of the public are invited to attend. Three concurrent wagon/walking tours of the fruit, vegetable, and sustainable/organic horticulture plots will be featured, including high tunnels and open field. Each tour will be repeated twice. Participants will be able to see some of the latest horticultural research and visit with researchers and specialists. The UK Horticulture Research Farm is located on the south side of Lexington approximately one block west of the intersection of Man O’ War Boulevard and Nicholasville Road (U.S. 27). The entrance to the farm, Emmert Farm Lane, is off Man O’ War Boulevard at the traffic light opposite the entrance to Lowe’s and Walmart.
Monday, August 6, 2018
10 a.m. to 11 a.m. EDT. Hear about Rockford Package Supply's insight into the world of packing produce. For details and to register, visit http://www.uky.edu/marketready/events/packaging-mastercourse-webinar.
Thursday, August 9, 2018
9 a.m.-noon EDT, Runchero Farms, Shelbyville, KY. Organic Association of Kentucky (OAK) field day. For more information and to register, visit https://oak.wildapricot.org/event-2957901.
Thursday, August 16, 2018
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. EDT, at Kentucky State University's Harold R. Benson Research and Demonstration Farm, Mills Lane, Frankfort, KY. Kentucky State University is partnering with the University of Kentucky MarketReady team to bring the training to KSU's Third Thursday Thing. For more information and to register, visit http://www.uky.edu/marketready/events/2018-ksu-third-thursday-marketread....
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
9-11 a.m. CDT, Hill and Hollow Farm, Breeding, KY 42715. Organic Association of Kentucky (OAK) field day. For details and to register, go to https://oak.wildapricot.org/event-2957902.
Thursday, September 6, 2018
9 a.m.-noon EDT, Good Thymes Organic Farm, Williamsburg, KY. Organic Association of Kentucky (OAK) field day. For more information, go to https://www.oak-ky.org/field-days.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
1-3:30 p.m. EDT, at Kentucky State University’s Harold R. Benson Research and Demonstration Farm, Frankfort, KY. For more information and to register, visit https://oak.wildapricot.org/event-2957904.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Through November 15, 2018, at Capital Plaza Hotel, Kentucky State University, and the Kentucky State University Harold R. Benson Research and Demonstration Farm, Frankfort. For more information and to register, contact shelley.spiggle@kysu.edu, or call 502-597-6325.