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A free SFA field day for current and prospective garlic growers will be 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat., July 9 at two farms: Living Song Farm, 7616 25th St SW, Howard Lake, MN, with a tour of Jerry Ford’s garlic operation; and Chris and Joanne Kudrna’s farm, Plum Creek Garlic, 2547 195th St, Clearwater.
Joining the farmer presenters will be Dr. Carl Rosen, a soil scientist who has done extensive research on growing garlic in northern climates and is head of the Department of Soil Water and Climate at the University of Minnesota.
- 10:30 a.m.: Tour at Living Song Farm
- Noon: Potluck Lunch at Living Song Farm
- 2 p.m. Tour at Plum Creek Garlic
- 3:30 p.m. End-of-day snacks and beverages
The event, part of SFA’s Festival of Farms series, is produced by SFA’s Upper Midwest Garlic Growers Group and the Crow River Chapter. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 1.844.922.5573 Ext. 700.