Field Day: Establishing Pollinator Habitat on Organic Farms – Winona, MN
August 8th, 2019
9:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Wiscoy Community Center (Classroom Session)
Blue Fruit Farm (Farm Tour)
Join Karin Jokela, Pollinator Conservation Planner with the Xerces Society, and staff from MOSES (Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service) and Prairie Moon Nursery for a hands-on technical training about establishing native pollinator habitat on organic farms. The training provides an overview of the organic farms, national standards, and pollinator habitats, and includes a tour of Blue Fruit Farm — an exemplary farm that integrates pollinator habitat into their organic fruit operation. Target audience: NRCS Agents, County Conservationists, and Technical Service Providers in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa.