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Date: Nov 19 at 12 PM – Nov 21 at 3 PM

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湖北快3官方网址Kentucky State University is holding the Annual Small, Limited-Resource, Minority Farmers Conference November 19-21. Kentucky State University has been hosting this conference for over 20 years. This year’s theme is “The Future of the Small Farmer: Innovation to Success in the 21st Century”.

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Third Thursday Thing Program
Date: November 21, 2019 at 10 AM- 3 PM
Topic: AgrAbility

湖北快3官方网址…is a monthly sustainable agriculture workshop targeting small farmers, beginning farmers and agricultural professionals….

Location: Harold?R. Benson Research and Demonstration Farm
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Small Farms and the Puzzle of Profitability
Date: December 4, 2019 at 11:00 am

This seminar will feature Dr. Ken Semmens discussing the question: How is

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湖北快3官方网址it that locally grown food can successfully enter local markets such that the small farm returns enough profit to justify the effort?

Though his perspective draws on observations made in aquaculture, the problems and opportunities faced by individuals managing small fish farms are shared by many other farmers.? The objective of this presentation is to open a discussion with the faculty and the community.

Location: Bradford Little Theater
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Program Contact:
Kirk W. Pomper, PhD
Director of Land Grant Programs
Co-op Extension Building
Room 217
Phone: 502-597-5905
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