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Time for gardening/farming conference in NashvillePosted Monday, March 2, 2009, at 5:05 PM
The Tennessee Organic Growers Association is having their annual one day conference on March 14th at the downtown campus of Tennessee State University. It is open to all interested, not just commercial growers.
Here are the topics and a link to learn more. http://www.tnorganics.org/
Bees: John Seymour
Berries and Small Orchards: Dr. David Lockwood
Cheese Making and Marketing: Jim Tanner
Egg Production: Will McDonald
Family Business: Hank Delvin Jr., Liz Delvin and Amy Delvin
Goats: Dr. Anne Peischel
Herbs: Cindy Shapton
Hoop Houses/Seed Saving: Allison and Paul Wiediger
Irrigation: Hank Delvin, Sr
Marketing: Elizabeth and Jeff
Mushroom Production: Joel House
Permaculture: Susana Lein
Pest Control: David Cook
Selling: Marne Duke
Steve Mills and his wife have one daughter and live on a farm outside of Bell Buckle. They previously owned two coffee/ice cream shops, currently operate an internet sales company and teach classes, but his primary job involves the paper industry worldwide. Hobbies and interests lie in gardening, photography, recorded music and of course, their pets.
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