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

Saturday, April 13

Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) Event: Gluten-Free Sourdough Baking, Dickinson College Farm, Boiling Springs, Pa., 2-4 p.m., 814.349.9856.

Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) Event: Shiitake Mushrooms as a Farm/Forest Enterprise, Eden Hall Campus of Chatham University, Richland Township, Pa., 12:30-4 p.m., 814.349.9856.

Bradford County 4-H Holstein Club Calf & Heifer Sale, Troy Fairgrounds, Troy, Pa., 10:30 a.m., 570.265.2896.

Penn State Dairymen’s Club Annual Banquet, Celebration Hall, State College, Pa., 5:30 p.m., eeyeiser<\@>

Monday, April 15

Cover Crop Field Walk, Doylestown, Pa., 10 a.m.-noon, 610.489.4315.

Wednesday, April 17

Starting a New Farm in a Baltimore Neighborhood plus Alternative Growing Systems; Future Harvest CASA, Farm Alliance & Real Food Farm Workshop, St. John’s Baltimore, Baltimore, Md., 6-9 p.m., 410.549.7878.

Webinar: Developing More Effective Citizen Engagement: A How-To Guide for Community Leaders, Online, 1 p.m. & 7 p.m., 570.724.9120.

Thursday, April 18

Food Safety: Understanding the Issues & Submitting Effective Comments, Chester County Economic Development Center, Exton, Pa., 6:30-8:30 p.m., 814.349.9856.

Supplementing the Organic Dairy Cow Diet: Results of Molasses & Flaxseed Feeding Trials Webinar, Online, 2 p.m.,

Pennsylvania Plowing Contest, Jay Wickard Farm, Boiling Springs, Pa., 717.870.1044 or 717.692.2443, through April 20.

Friday, April 19

A-Day for Ag Connecting Communities, Cumberland Valley High School, Mechanicsburg, Pa., 6 p.m., 717.506.3467, through April 20 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Penn State Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology & Education Lecture Series, Agricultural Sciences & Industries Building, University Park, Pa., 814.865.2541.

Cover Crop Field Walk, Allensville, Pa., 10 a.m.-noon, 814.865.6672.

Saturday, April 20

Blue Halter Sale, Bedford, Pa.,

Mid-Atlantic Brown Swiss Calf Sale, Frederick Fairgrounds, Frederick, Md., 10:30 a.m., 301.639.6887, 301.845.6894, 301.473.5052 or 301.898.4237.

Dauphin County 4-H Benefit Auction, Middle Paxton Township Municipal Building & Fire Station, Harrisburg, Pa., 9 a.m., 717.921.8803.

Schuylkill County Agricultural Museum Plow Day, Fehr Field Farms, Pine Grove, Pa., 9 a.m., 570.366.1989.

Farm Clinic, 7 Springs Farm, Pittstown, N.J., 8:30-10:30 a.m., 10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. or 1:30-3:30 p.m.,, through April 21.

Berks County Wine Trail: Grape to Plate, Eight participating Berks County Wine Trail wineries, Berks County, Pa., noon-5 p.m.,

Monday, April 22

Cheese Producers Food Safety Meeting, Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg Pa., 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 814.952.6821.

Cover Crop Field Walk, Rome, Pa., 10 a.m.-noon, 570.928.8941.

Cover Crop Field Walk, Butler, Pa., 10 a.m.-noon, 724.548.3447.

Tuesday, April 23

Safety & Health Management Workshop for Farm Operators, New Morning Farm, Hustontown, Pa., 1-4 p.m., 814.865.7031.

Researcher & Farmer Innovation to Increase Nitrogen Cycling on Organic Farms Webinar, Online, 2 -.m.,

Bioenergy Supply Chain Business Opportunities, Penn Stater Hotel & Conference Center, State College, Pa., 8 a.m.-6:15 p.m., 814.863.3484 or 814.865.1507.

Wednesday, April 24

Innovations in Manure Application Field Day, Cove Run Farm & the Hickory Environmental Center, Accident, Md., 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 301.334.6951.

Webinar: Utica Reservoirs, Online, 1 p.m., 570.320.4429.

Thursday, April 25

New Farmer Pathways: Local Farmers Share Success Stories & How You Can Grow the Local Food Movement, Future Harvest CASA Panel Presentation, George Mason University, Fairfax, Va., 6-8 p.m., 410.549.7878.

Saturday, April 27

Northwest Spring Fever Sale, Crawford County Fairgrounds, Meadville, Pa., 7 p.m., 814.777.3777 or 724.866.7196.

Pastured Pork Day, Owens Farm, Sunbury, Pa., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 570.286.5309 or 570.898.6060.

National Junior Lineback Show, Fisher’s Quality Dairy Sales, Ronks, Pa., 717.865.3161.

Women in Agriculture Workshop, Shade Mountain Winery, Middleburg, Pa., 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., 570.837.3000x110 or x119.

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