Fruit, vegetable farmer-to-farmer gathering to be hosted in St. Peter

Fruit, vegetable farmer-to-farmer gathering to be hosted in St. Peter
The University of Minnesota Extension and Sustainable Farming Association’s Cannon River Chapter recently announced that they will co-host a farmer-to-farmer gathering for fruit and vegetable growers at the Nicollet County Health and Human Services Building in St. Peter on Feb. 12. (Source: Gray Media Group)

ST. PETER, Minn. (KEYC) — The University of Minnesota Extension and Sustainable Farming Association’s Cannon River Chapter recently announced that they will co-host a farmer-to-farmer gathering for fruit and vegetable growers at the Nicollet County Health and Human Services Building in St. Peter on Feb. 12.

The gathering is scheduled to run from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and will include lunch.

Organizers say the event will allow fruit and vegetable growers the opportunity to connect in an informal space. The goals of the gathering include, but are not limited to, reflecting on the 2019 season, sharing insights and new ideas, learning about ongoing research in fruits and vegetables and building future collaborations.

Anyone interested in attending should RSVP by visiting the University of Minnesota Extension’s event webpage.

Fruit And Vegetable Grower Gatherings - Registration

Come and connect with fellow fruit and vegetable growers to build relationships, reflect on the 2019 growing season, share insights and new ideas, learn about ongoing research in fruit and vegetables, and build future collaborations. These events are hosted by the Sustainable Farming Association of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Extension.

The Nicollet County Health and Human Services Building is located at 622 South Front Street in St. Peter.

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