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6/15/2013 7:00 AM

<@bold italic>Farm organizations and agencies are welcome to submit farm-related event notices for inclusion in our calendar. Email them to farming<\@>lancasterfarming.com, fax to 717-733-6058 or mail to Lancaster Farming, P.O. Box 609, Ephrata, PA 17522.<@$p>

Saturday, June 1

Lancaster Farmland Trust Ride Because She Can’t/Pedal to Preserve, New Holland, Pa., 7 a.m., 717-687-8484 or www.lancasterfarmlandtrust.org.

Manure Management Workshop for Horse and Non-Traditional Animal Operations, Pallas Hill Alpaca Farm, Mt. Pleasant Mills, Pa., 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 570-837-3000x118.

Fifth Annual River Experience, SGHA, Marketview Arts, York, Pa., 5:30-8:30 p.m., 717-252-0229x6 or bbuckingham<\@>susquehannaheritage.org.

Cecil County Breeder’s Fair, University of Maryland Extension, Fair Hill Fairgrounds, Elkton, Md., 410-398-2578.

All-Pinto Show, Pinto Horse Association, New York State Fairgrounds, 7:30 a.m., 518-457-0752 or 315-487-7711x1377, continues through June 2.

Sunday, June 2

Maryland Guernsey Field Day, Howard County Fairgrounds, www.usguernsey.com.

Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming, Ithaca Festival, Gorges Green Expo, N.Y., Noon-7 p.m., 607-319-5095.

Bike Fresh Bike Local Allegheny County, PASA, North Park Ice Rink, Allison Park, Pa., www.pasafarming.org.

Monday, June 3

Raw Milk Bill Hearing, NOFA, David Prouty High School, Spencer, Mass., 10 a.m., 413-634-5728 or winton<\@>nofamass.org.

Chesapeake CRAFT Tour, Common Good City Farm, Washington, D.C., 3:30 p.m., chesapeake.craft<\@>gmail.com.

Tuesday, June 4

Tri-State Orchard Twilight Meeting, Mountain Valley Orchard, Cavetown, Md., 6-8 p.m., 717-334-6271x314.

Farm Show in June: Celebrate June Dairy Month with a Milkshake, Farm Show Complex East Wing Entrance, Harrisburg, Pa., 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 717-651-5920.

Governor’s Intergovernmental Commission for Agriculture Meeting, Maryland Department of Agriculture, Annapolis, Md., 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 410-841-5889.

Wednesday, June 5

Small Grains Field Day, Southeast Ag Research and Extension Center, Landisville Research Farm, Manheim, Pa., 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 717-270-4391.

Tomato Trellising High Tunnel Twilight Meeting, Spring Mills, Pa., 4-7 p.m., 717-334-6271x314.

US Tobacco GAP Training and Certification Program, Solanco Fairgrounds, Quarryville, Pa., 1 p.m., 717-354-7556.

US Tobacco GAP Training and Certification Program, USA Burley Receiving Station, New Holland, Pa., 6 p.m., 717-354-7556.

Thursday, June 6

Renewable Energy Workshop, PASA, Whispering Creek Retreat, Bedford, Pa., 814-349-9856x20 or Rebecca<\@>pasafarming.org.

Friday, June 7

Pennsylvania’s Forest Products Equipment and Technology Exposition, Ag Progress Days Site, Rock Springs, Pa., 814-863-2873 or http://agsci.psu. edu/timber, through June 8.

Pasto Agriculture Museum Special Saturday Opening, Ag Progress Days grounds, Rock Springs, Pa., 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 814-863-2719, also on June 8 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Silvopasture Field Day, Wahler Farm, 1384 Sugar Valley Road, McVeytown, Pa., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 717-248-4695.

Saturday, June 8

Pastured Piglet Workshop, Owens Farm, Sunbury, Pa., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 570-898-6060.

Brandywine Food & Wine Festival, Myrick Conservation Center, West Chester, Pa., 12-6 p.m., www.pawinefestival.com or 610-444-3842.

OARDC Rose Garden Open House and Sale, Wooster, Ohio, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., king.1364<\@>osu.edu.

Poultry Small Flock Workshop, University of Maryland Extension, Easton, Md., 8 a.m.-2 p.m., 410-778-1661.

Cheese Tasting with Tenaya Darlington, CCEDC, Wyebrook Farm Market, Honey Brook, Pa., 6:30-8 p.m., 610-321-8226 or http:// cccaspringtasting.event brite.com.

Plant Clinic with Sabine Harvey, University of Maryland Extension, Fountain Park, Chestertown, Md., 8 a.m.-12 p.m., 410-778-1661.

Sunday, June 9

York County, Pa., Farm Bureau Picnic, 717-618-3628.

Monday, June 10

Adding Value to Your Farm, Quiet Creek Herb Farm and School of Country Living, Brookville, Pa., 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 814-865-7031 or prn103<\@>psu.edu.

Northwest Pa. Local Food and Farming Networking Potluck, PASA, Erie, Pa., www.pasa farming.org.

Workshop with Ian Mitchell-Innes, Central New York RC&D Council, Larson Farm, Wells, Vt., 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., 802-656-0858 or jcolby<\@>uvm.edu.

Tuesday, June 11

Oregon Dairy’s Family Farm Days, Lititz, Pa. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., 717-509-5613. Continues through June 13.

Forage Field Day, PASA, Spring Creek Farms, 3880 North Church St., Wernersville, Pa., 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 814-349-9856 or www.pasafarming.org.

Grain Marketing Meeting, University of Maryland Extension, Sudlersville U.M. Church, Sudlersville, Md., 6:30 a.m., 410-778-1661 or jdouthit<\@>umd.edu.

Nutrient Application, Management and Stewardship Workshop, OSU Extension, Hancock County Extension Office, Findlay, Ohio, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., http://oema.osu. edu/mpnaa.htm or 614-688-1067.

Weed Management Course, Penn State Extension, Quiet Creek Farm, 3:30-7 p.m., 610-746-1970 or tdupont<\@>psu.edu.

Wednesday, June 12

Social Media Boot Camp for Ag Businesses, Penn State Extension, Philadelphia, Pa., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 610-489-4315.

Landscape Pest Walk, Penn State Extension, Elizabethtown College, Elizabethtown, Pa., 6-8 p.m., 610-489-4315.

Workshop with Ian Mitchell-Innes, Central New York RC&D Council, Brothers Ridge Farm, 1446 Howard Hill Road, Newark Valley, N.Y., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 607-687-3553 or reaserb<\@>co.tioga.ny.us.

Maryland Agriculture Commission Meeting, Maryland Department of Agriculture building, Annapolis, Md., 8:30 a.m., 410-841-5882.

Thursday, June 13

Weed ID and Management Walk, Montgomery County 4-H Center, Collegeville, Pa., 8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m., 610-489-4315.

Basic Farm Business Management, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia County, Hudson, N.Y., 6-8:30 p.m., 518-380-1498.

Dairy Profit Monitor Webinar, Penn State Extension, 10:30 a.m., 888-373-7232 or lholden<\@> psu.edu.

Eastern New York State Wool Pool, Southern Adirondack Fiber Producers Cooperative, Inc., Washington County Fairgrounds, Greenwich, N.Y., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 518-692-2700 or 802-236-0881, continues through June 15.

Friday, June 14

Pa. Women’s Agriculture Network Annual Tour of Rodale Institute, Kutztown, Pa., 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., prn103<\@>psu.edu or 814-865-7031.

Historic Barn and Farm Foundation of Pa.’s Annual Meeting and Barn Tour: A Saucon Valley Sampler, Lower Saucon Twp., Pa., 4 p.m., 610-216-0566, also on June 15.

Planned Grazing and Biological Monitoring Event, PASA, Hamilton Heights Dairy, Chambersburg, Pa., www.pasafarming.org, continues through June 15.

MDA’s Pesticide Container Recycling, University of Maryland Extension, Nicholson Transfer Facility, Chestertown, Md., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 410-778-1661 or jdouthit<\@>umd.edu.

Saturday, June 15

Backyard Beekeeping with Rodney Morgan, PASA, Dickinson College Farm, Boiling Springs, Pa., www.pasafarming.org.

Summer Field Day, MGGA, Harford Vineyard and Winery, Forest Hill, Md., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., www.marylandgrapes.org.

Keeping Bees in the City Workshop, OSU Extension, Godman Guild, Columbus, Ohio, 9 a.m.-noon, 614-292-9833 or http://local-matters.org.

Dairy Twilight Meeting, Penn State Extension, Leroy Berbigler’s Farm, Butler, Pa., 7-9 p.m., 724-662-3141 or aut16<\@>psu.edu.

Miller Woodlot Tour, Dauphin County Woodland Owners Association, Halifax, Pa., 9:30 a.m., 717-534-1235 or 717-362-1152.

Wine Trail Event, Upper Hudson Valley Wine and Grape Association, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 518-668-9463x10 or sasha<\@> adirondackwinery.com, and on June 16, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.


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