Second Annual Kawartha Farm Stewardship Workshop: Saturday March 1st


2nd Annual Farm Stewardship Workshop

Presented by the Kawartha Farm Stewardship Collaborative

When: Saturday March 1, 2014, 9:30am - 3:00pm (Sign-in at 9:00am)

Where: Crestwood Secondary School, Peterborough (Here's a map!)

Cost: $27/person (hot lunch included!)

Are you a farmer or farmland owner? 

Then join us for this informative, full-day workshop that will showcase the great stewardship work happening in east central Ontario, and teach you about the various sources of funding and technical assistance available for on-farm stewardship projects across the region. 

Topics will include:

  • The benefits of trees, windbreaks and shelterbelts on the farm (Glenn McLeod, Trees Ontario)
  • Pollinator planting projects (Bob Irvine, farmer)
  • Pond and wetland restorations (Tricia Rudy, farmer)
  • Pasture management (Scott Honey, farmer)
  • Cost-share funding programs (OSCIA representatives) 
  • Breakout project planning sessions with stewardship experts

Pre-registration is required by February 24th. Register by February 15th for an early bird raffle ticket! 

To purchase tickets, head to:

For more details, to advise us of any dietary restrictions, or to register by telephone, please contact Jay Adam:  |  (705) 743-7671