IOA Field Day: Wholesale Vegetable Production with Organic Valley

Dive into the world of organic wholesale vegetable production with IOA, Patchwork Green Farm, and Organic Valley at our free field day in Decorah on Wednesday, August 28 from noon to 3 p.m.

Erik Sessions, Patchwork Green Farm farm manager, will provide an immersive, hands-on farm tour and presentation about wholesale organic vegetable production. Following the farm tour, Organic Valley representatives will lead a discussion about organic vegetable production opportunities and resources, wholesale partnerships and the onboarding process, and information about partnerships with Organic Valley. 

Don't miss this opportunity to explore new avenues and network with industry experts to diversify or scale up your organic vegetable production system.

About the farm

Patchwork Green Farm sells organic produce to the Iowa Food Hub Marketplace, Oneota Co-Op, and other local businesses across Decorah, including their very own Patchwork Green Farm Store. With over two decades of dedication to sustainability and community-building, Patchwork Green has cultivated a diverse array of over 100 crop varieties, including organic garlic, lettuce, tomatoes, peppers, carrots, zucchini, and more.

Exhibitors

Email [email protected] if you wish to set up a table at this event.

Funding Acknowledgement

This material is based upon work that is supported by the Risk Management Agency (RMA), U.S. Department of Agriculture, under the program agreement with the project number 15061 titled "Risk Management Outreach and Education for Beginning, Transitioning and Organic Producers". Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the RMA and U.S. Department of Agriculture.

WHEN
August 28, 2024 at 12:00pm - 3pm
WHERE
Patchwork Green Farm
3031 Middle Hesper Rd
Decorah, IA 52101
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Ethan Book · · 641-321-3352

Will you come?