at the Polk County Fairgrounds

Sat, Feb 24th, 2018

Sun, Feb 25th, 2018

Sat, Feb
24th, 2018


Sun, Feb
25th, 2018

Kick-Off Event

Join us on Thursday and Friday for some fun before the event! Both days are free of charge and will be held in the Arts & Crafts Building at the Polk Co. Fairgrounds.

Thursday, Feb. 22nd

8-12 am    Free of Charge

OSU Extension Service and Polk County Farm Bureau

CORE Pesticide Training for Private Applicators

4  ODA CORE Credits

Topics:  Worker Protection Standards – What regulations are in effect, delayed, or undecided

Rodents and Rodenticides

Glyphosate and Dicamba

Pesticide Spray Technology and Drift Reduction

Hot Breakfast  Sponsored by Mid-Valley Ford


5-7 pm    Free of Charge

“Grower to Grazier Connections”

Host:  Polk County Soil and Water Conservation Claudia Ingraham

Light Dinner Provided Polk County SWCD

Friday, Feb. 23nd


3-5pm  Free of Charge

Polk Women for Agriculture host:


Introduction by Helle Ruddenklau

Refreshments provided Rickreall Farm Supply

Sponsors: R. Bauer Insurance and Rickreall Farm Supply

Farm Succession Planning Workshop

Grower to Grazier Connections

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