2019 Grain Growers Conference

Thursday, March 28, 2019 (All day)

Join the University of Vermont Extension Northwest Crops and Soil Program and Northern Grain Growers Association (NGGA) for the 15th Annual Grain Growers Conference! We will be discussing the story of Vermont’s agriculture history and how grains fit into our past and present landscape! We will have two plenary sessions given by Steve Taylor and Jennifer Lapidus.

Topics include:
- the changing agriculture landscape
- disease on malting grains
- growing rice in New England
- discovering the nuance of rye bread
- growing and storing malting barley
- pollinator decline
- basics of growing hemp for CBD
- baking sessions
- and more

Location:

The Essex Resort and Spa

Address:

70 Essex Way
Suite 2
Essex, VT 05452
United States

Cost:

$75 per person and $50 per NGGA member

Contact Name:

Susan Brouillette