Are you interested in growing grains? Upcoming event: Re-inventing the Hudson Valley Breadbasket
Join us Monday, June 24, 2013. 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Migliorelli Farm, Red Hook, NY.
This special event features:
- A tour of Cornell’s Hudson Valley regional wheat and barley variety trials
- Dr. Mark Sorrels will discuss Cornell’s initiative to develop regionally-adapted small grains varieties for local and specialty markets
- A discussion of small grains production considerations for the humid northeast
- A discussion panel and Q & A with representatives of emerging markets for:
- Artisan baked goods
- Craft brewing
- NYC-metro Greenmarkets
Registration: $25, if registered by 6/20, $30 afterwards. Registration fee includes lunch. Please register by 6/22. The registration form is available on-line here. For registration information, contact Carrie Anne at 845-340-3990 x311. For more information about the program, contact Justin O’Dea, at 845-340-3990.