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January 27, 2020 Field to Fork Webinars

Renae Gress, Extension Agent/Agriculture and Natural Resources


Dates to Remember:

  • February 4th: BSC Ag Marketing Club, Midwest Ag Energy, Bismarck
  • February 5th: Field to Fork Webinar, Starting Vegetables From Seed at Home
  • February 11th: BSC Ag Marketing Club, Frayne Olson & Tim Petry, NDSU, Bismarck
  • February 11th & 12th: Living Ag Classroom, Bismarck

2020 Field to Fork Webinars

North Dakota State University Extension again will host the Field to Fork “Wednesday Webinar” series starting in February 2020.

Experts from across the region will provide information about growing, processing and serving specialty-crop fruits and vegetables safely.

The “Field to Fork Wednesday Weekly Webinars” will begin Feb. 5. The webinars will be held online from 2 to 3 p.m. Central time through April 8. The webinars also will be archived for later viewing.

The webinars are free of charge but preregistration is required. To register, go to the Field to Fork website, https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/fieldtofork. The webinars will be held on Zoom.

Topics that will be covered are:

  • Feb. 5: Starting Vegetables From Seed at Home - Randy Nelson, Extension home horticulture and agriculture production systems educator, University of Minnesota
  • Feb. 12: Growing Flowers for Fun or Profit - Don Kinzler, NDSU Extension agent - horticulture, Cass County
  • Feb. 19: Growing Tomatoes in North Dakota - Tom Kalb, NDSU Extension horticulturist
  • Feb. 26: Building a Terrarium - Esther McGinnis, associate professor and NDSU Extension horticulturist
  • March 4: Pressure Cooking and Canning: New (and Old) Ways to Cook and Preserve Vegetables - Julie Garden-Robinson, NDSU Extension food and nutrition specialist
  • March 11: Staying Safe in the Sun: Insight From a Skin Cancer Survivor - Brian Halvorson, teacher, Grand Forks Public Schools
  • March 18: Growing a Butterfly Garden - Janet Knodel, professor and Extension entomologist, NDSU Extension Entomology
  • March 25: Growing Grapes in North Dakota: Common Diseases and Varieties That Perform - Jesse Ostrander, plant diagnostician/director, NDSU Plant Diagnostic Laboratory
  • April 1: Supporting Pollinators in Your Landscape - Yolanda Schmidt, NDSU Extension agriculture and natural resources agent, Pierce County
  • April 8: Pesticide Safety for Home Gardeners - Andrew Thostenson, NDSU Pesticide Program specialist

For more information, visit NDSU Extension’s comprehensive Field to Fork website or contact Renae Gress at 701-667-3340 or renae.gress@ndsu.edu

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