The Upper Midwest Garlic Growers Group
a networking group of SFA
This group is an association of garlic growers in the Upper Midwest who have joined together to learn from each other through networking and events, and to promote garlic growing and sales in our region.
Garlic Growers Session Announced for SFA Annual Conference
How Do We Grow Garlic in the Upper Midwest?
Presented by the Upper Midwest Garlic Growers networking group, this session will be an open discussion of techniques and practices used by garlic garlic operations of different sizes across across the region. Facilitated by Chris Kudrna of Plum Creek Garlic, this session will be recorded and the results will be posted on the group’s webpage.
Co-presenting with Chris is Paul Schmidt of Sunfresh Foods in Preston, MN, who won a 1st prize at MN Garlic Festival for his Krasnodar Marbled Purple Stripe garlic; and Sunny Ruthchild of Merry Weather Gardens near Walnut Grove, MN.
All growers, large and small, are invited to participate. The conference is February 13, 2016, in St. Joseph, MN. More information here: http://www.sfa-mn.org/conference/
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Here’s a list of Member Growers who still have garlic available as of 10/23/15:
UPPER MIDWEST GROWERS
Trempealeau, WI 54661
If you would like to join this group, we welcome all growers, commercial and home gardeners, who want to interact with the garlic growing community.
There is no cost for membership.
Contact: Jerry Ford, firstname.lastname@example.org, 763-244-6659