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.
Searching for Field Day Locations
We are looking for a couple of locations from our group’s operators to host the 2017 Garlic Field Day, which is traditionally in late June or early July. Please contact Jerry Ford at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would be interested in hosting.
(See the recap of the 2016 Field Day below.)
Vendor Applications are now available for the festival!
12th Annual MN Garlic Festival
McLeod County Fairgrounds, Hutchinson, MN
10 a.m. – 6 p.m
Adults $5, Kids under 12 free, Parking $1
GARLIC GROWERS CONTEST
at MN Garlic Festival
All garlic growers and gardeners in the Upper Midwest are invited to enter the Garlic Growers Contest at MN Garlic Festival! Prizes and bragging rights abound, and there are awards for best-in-show, largest in 10 varietal categories, and even one for the smallest bulb.
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Articles and Information
“The Garlic Belt“ by Sarah Lindblom
An article on the Allium Leafminer: click here.
An article on a garlic grower fighting imported garlic click here.
2016 Garlic Growers Field Day
The region’s garlic growers came together for a field day on Saturday, July 9th, 2016, to visit two farms,l starting at Living Song Farm near
Applications now being accepted for garlic vendors at Minnesota Garlic Festival. Growers in MN, WI, IA, SD & ND who meet the criteria will be considered. Read all about it here.
Join the Facebook group: click here
We welcome all growers, commercial and home gardeners, who want to interact with the garlic growing community.
Information: Jerry Ford, email@example.com or 1.844.922.5573 Ext. 716.