Meet and Greet at Guelph Organic Conference Sunday January 31, 12:00 to 3:00 pm University of Guelph room UC333
This event will bring together leading switchgrass research experts, experienced switchgrass producers, OMAFRA staff and farmers interested in using switchgrass as a premium, perennial, pesticide-free livestock bedding and horticultural mulch.
The event will be a chance to learn more about how to grow and use the crop and why it’s gaining in popularity with organic producers.
Key presenters include:
Don Nott, Clinton, Ontario: Director, Ontario Biomass Producers Co-operative + Ontario’s largest switchgrass grower
Roger Samson, Executive Director, REAP-Canada: Recent innovations in switchgrass research and development in Eastern Canada
Rudy Zubler, Ridgetown, Ontario, Using switchgrass as an organic dairy bedding
Other producers and users will be present to share their experiences
For more information contact:
Roger Samson: firstname.lastname@example.org 514-398-7743
Urs Eggimann: email@example.com 519-794-0313