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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<\@>lancasterfarming.com, fax to 717-733-6058 or mail to Lancaster Farming, P.O. Box 609, Ephrata, PA 17522.<@$p>

Saturday, April 20

Blue Halter Sale, Bedford, Pa., http://www.usguernsey.com.

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., http://taylormadehorsemanship.com, through April 21.

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

Gardening Workshop, Lower Allen Community Park, Mechanicsburg, Pa., 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 717.975.7575x1402.

Cumberland Woodland Owners’ Association Native Plants Program, Spring Haven Nurseries, Newburg, Pa., 1 p.m., 717.776.3565.

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, Leroy Berbigler’s Farm, 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 p.m., https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/987503120.

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.

Private Pesticide Applicator Exam Tutoring For Spanish Speakers, Ag & Natural Resources Center, Gettysburg, Pa., 6-8 p.m., 717.334.6271x315, Tuesdays through May 14.

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.

Protecting Your Profits Conference Call, Via Phone, noon-12:15 p.m., 717.346.0849.

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.

Farm Tool Basics: Selection, Safety & Care, Over the Moon Farm, Rebersburg, Pa., 10 a.m.-4 p.m., ams39<\@>psu.edu.

Master Gardener Spring Workshop, Donohoe Center, Greensburg, Pa., 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 724-837-1402.

Tuesday, April 30

Cover Crop Field Walk, Harrison Valley, Pa., 10 a.m.-noon, 814.274.8540.

FDA Listening Session on Proposed Produce Safety Rule, Ohio State University’s Ohio Agricultural Research & Development Center, Wooster, Ohio, 1-4 p.m., CFAESnews<\@>osu.edu.

Beef Cattle Artificial Insemination School, Eastern Agricultural Research Station, Belle Valley, Ohio, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 740.489.5300, through May 2.

Wednesday, May 1

Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit, Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel, Arlington, Va., 703.562.5160.

High Tunnel Twilight, Jennifer & Dave Caplinger Farm, Monroeton, Pa., 570.265.2896, through May 2.

Thursday, May 2

Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture Event: Western Region Potluck & Food Safety Discussion, Harvest Valley Farms, Valencia, Pa., 6-8:30 p.m., 412.365.2985.

Friday, May 3

Private Forest Landowner Conference, Blair County Convention Center, Altoona, Pa., 814.865.3208, through May 4.

Tree Tender Workshop, United Steel Workers Van Bitter Memorial Hall, Bethlehem, Pa., 8 a.m.-4 p.m., 610.489.4315.

Saturday, May 4

Master Gardeners Workshop: Vegetables 101, Tredyffrin Library, Strafford Pa., 1-3 p.m., 610.696.3500.


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