Cannon River partnership hosts workshop on conservation farming

The Cannon River Watershed Partnership is hosting a workshop — Conservation Farming and Clean Water in a Challenging Economy — on April 7.  The workshop will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 112 NE Fifth St., Faribault, Minnesota.   Sessions will include presentations from the Land Stewardship Project, Minnesota Department of Agriculture, the Nature Conservancy, and local farmers who are making conservation happen on a budget.  The public is welcome to attend.  Registration is $20 for CRWP members, $30.00 for nonmembers, and $40 for registration and CRWP membership, refreshments and lunch will be provided.  Please register by March 24, 2010. Call the CRWP office at (507) 786-8400 or visit the partnership’s web site at

Posted in