University of Vermont

Vermont New Farmer Project Vermont New Farmer Project
Third Organic Seed School

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Freeville, NY
Description: Organic Seed School will take place at Cornell University Homer C. Thompson Vegetable Research Farm (133 Fall Creek Road, Freeville, NY). Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Pre-registration is appreciated at the website "http://goo.gl/zpR5UG". The $10 registration fee can be paid by cash or check at the door. Contact Michael Glos at mag22@cornell.edu or 607-227-7793 with any questions.
Come learn from growers, breeders, and seed companies to better understand organic seed quality topics and how it affects your farm. Up to eight regional seed companies will present their new developments related to the needs of organic producers. These will include new varieties, breeding projects, seed treatments, company-specific innovations, and trialing under organic conditions. Afternoon group discussion sessions.

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