The Lake Superior Sustainable Farming Association is a non-profit coalition of producers and consumers moving farm practices and food systems into a sustainable future.
Supporting sustainable farming systems with innovation, demonstration, education and farmer-to-farmer networking.
Join us this summer for the following farm tours!
The following two are sure to appeal to
experienced and beginning growers alike. All
are welcome at any of the tours.
DATE CHANGE: Sunday, August 21: Locally Laid, Wrenshall, MN, 2-4
p.m. Tour this famous egg operation and learn
about the ins and outs of running a midsized farm
business. $5 for LSSFA members and $10 for
non-members at the door with part of the proceeds going to the farm.
Directions for Sunday: 840 Cemetery Road in Wrenshall.
Go south through Wrenshall. Take a left on Cemetery Road (east), 3rd driveway on the right.
Saturday, October 8: River Road Farm, 61817 Marengo River Rd, Marengo, WI, 2-
4 p.m. with potluck to follow; tour a mobile hoop
house built on Eliot Coleman’s model and learn
from Todd’s experienc e building and using it.
$5 for LSSFA members and $10 for non-members
at the door. RSVP and directions:
info (at) lakesuperiorfarming.org. This tour was moved from earlier in the season because the farm experienced extensive flooding.
Duluth Young Farmers Coalition Farm Tours
The following tours will take place from 1-
4pm, with a tour, small work project, and
potluck making up the agenda.
Announcements will go out prior to each
event regarding specific details and carpool
options. Please RSVP at
-July 10: Elsewhere Farm – Herbster, WI
-August 14: Hermit C reek Farm – High
-September 11: Shubats Fruits – Duluth, MN
-October (date TBA ): Fall Harvest
Rendezvous at UMD’s Sustainable Agricultural
Projec t – Duluth, M