Upcoming Tours and Events

Tours and Events

Let’s Talk Turkey… and other Farm Products

GREEN BAY - Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Meet with members of SLO Farmers Co-op to learn about their farming practices, the four pillars of sustainability, and the consumer's role in Wisconsin's farm system. This is a time to get all your questions answered about the capacity of local farms, differences in production, the environmental impact on water resources, and whatever else you want to discuss. • What crops are GMO and why does it matter? • Why does organic cost more and what about certification? • What is the difference between animals on pasture and those in feedlots? • What ...
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Know your Farmer – Know your Food

EGG HARBOR – Thursday, March 21, 2019 Sponsored by Door County Thrive. Join representatives from the SLO Farmer’s Co-Op (Northeastern WI) to learn: • Questions to ask farmers about how they grow food • Why meat from animals raised outside on pasture is healthier • The role of consumers in saving small farm production • Four pillars of sustainability and how small farms address them • What a producer cooperative is and why they are important Kress Pavilion Egg Harbor 7945 Church Street ...
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