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Klemp Family Farm Organic Grain Field Day

Michael O'Donnell



Fri

02

Aug

8:30 am - 12:30 pm CT
14570 N 350 W
Wheatfield, IN 46392

2019

About

This field day, hosted by Purdue Extension-Organic Agriculture, will provide an overview of Klemp Family Farms, where the Klemp family manages 4200 acres of field crops, with 1400 transitional acres and 350 certified organic acres.  We’ll learn about how the Klemp’s started into organic grain production, their strategy for transitioning acreage, and the evolution of their organic crop rotations.  Learn about mechanical weed control, soil health in organic cropping systems and no-till organic soybean production, use of different manures in organic nutrient management, and more. 

Please note that with Klemp Family Farms being located in Wheatfield, they are on CENTRAL time.  The field day registration begins at 8:30, with the program scheduled to start at 9:00 a.m. central.

Don't miss this great educational and networking opportunity on Friday, August 2nd. Additional details will be posted soon.  Registration is now available.

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Cost: No cost. Registration required.

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