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Organic Conference coming to St. Cloud

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Nov 27, 2013 at 5:42 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KNSI) The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has announced plans for the 13th annual Minnesota Organic Conference.

The 2014 event will be held January 10th and 11th at the River's Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud.

More than 500 people are expected to attend. The confrence will feature more than 80 booths and 36 educational sessions on field crop and vegetable production, soils, livestock health and nutrition, business and marketing.

Keynote speakers will be National Organic Program deputy administrator Miles McEvoy and 2013 Midwest Organic Farmer of the Year Charlie Johnson.

Details on the conference can be found online at www.mda.state.mn.us/organic, or by calling 612-201-6012. 

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