The second annual Small Scale Sustainable Sheep Farming Event will be Feb. 20, 2016, beginning at 10 a.m.
The second annual Small Scale Sustainable Sheep Farming Event will be Feb. 20, 2016, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Fosston Civic Center, 215 E First St, Fosston. This event is open to the public and focuses on the benefits of sheep as part of a sustainable farming system where meat and wool are viable value-added products.
Speakers include Mark Hayek, NRCS grazing specialist; Alethea Kenney, Sustainable Sheep Community Project; Keila McCracken, Northern Minnesota Fibershed; Jennifer Wilder, “Midwest Textiles: A Photo Journal Tour;” Lynn Mizner, Chengwatana Farm Black Welsh Mountain Sheep.
A full trade show will include educational displays and businesses related to sheep and farming.
Cost is $20 for adults, under 10 are free; pay at the door. Lunch and snacks provided. Please RSVP to Alethea Kenney at 218-657-2502 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Trade show booths are also still available.
More information at www.sfa-mn.org/sustainable-
(Saturday) 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fosston Civic Center
215 E First St, Fosston MN 56542