2014 10th Annual Grain Growers Conference
Thursday, March 13, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
Essex Junction, VT
We are excited to announce that Vermont's own Jack Lazor - grain grower extraordinaire, co-owner of Butterworks Farm in Westfield, Vermont, and renowned author - will be this year's keynote speaker! This year's theme is "Grow It Here".
Learn about small-scale malting from Andrea Stanley of Valley Malt in Hadley, Ma. and Bruno Vachon of Malterie Frontenac, Inc. in Thetford Mines, Quebec.
Explore the opportunity of growing malt grains with Tate McPherson from Aroostook County, Me.
Additional information includes using grains to teach Life Skills to students, small-scale dry bean growing, adding value to grains, UVM research, nutrient quality breeding, mill construction and more!