Meeting the Demand for Organic Food: Grain Millers, Inc. Small Grains Tour
The Iowa Organic Association and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Value Added Agriculture Program invite farmers to tour Grain Millers, Inc., a small-grain processing facility located in St. Ansgar, Iowa, on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event includes a complimentary meal and educational program on oats and small grains.
Following the tour, an informational session will discuss the latest market news related to small grains, agronomic tips for producing high yields and high quality, and the latest research related to oats and other small grains. There is no cost for attendance; however, space is limited and reservations are required.
Farmers can RSVP by e-mailing email@example.com or calling 515-708-1813. The Iowa Organic Association is a non-profit group of individuals, organizations, companies and associations dedicated to the advancement of Iowa's organic production and industry. The IOA has come together to serve as an umbrella association whose goal is to represent all facets and concerns of Iowa's organic farmers, wholesalers, retailers, processors, handlers, educators, researchers, consumers and advocates. More information about this event or the IOA can be found at www.iowaorganic.org.
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