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Join us for the 2017 Kanabec County Fall for All!

Kanabec County Extension and Kanabec County Master Gardeners invite you to attend the 5th annual Fall for All - an educational opportunity for learners of all ages!

Join us on Thursday, October 5th from 5:00-8:00pm for an evening filled with educational presentations, youth activities, door prizes, and more!  Dinner is included and cost is only $15 per family or $5 per person.

Location:  Zion Lutheran Church, 401 S Hwy 65, Mora, MN

Registration Deadline:  September 25th
Don't delay!  Attendance is limited to the first 100 guests, so register today.

There are 3 easy ways to register:

Event Schedule

Dinner served 5:00-5:30pm.  Includes a hot meal, dessert, and refreshments.

Youth Activities will take place after dinner.  Kids will have a chance to explore sheep fibers by felting handcrafted items in an activity sponsored by Becky Utecht from River Oaks Farm & Studio and the Kanabec County 4-H program.  Kyle Bodine of Bite Me Farms, Pine City, will help the kids create a shiitake mushroom beginner kit for growing mushrooms at home.

Educational presentations will also take place after dinner, covering the following topics:

Growing Mushrooms & the Harvester Handbook

Learn how to grow and harvest your own mushrooms from Matt Ratliff of Ready-2-Fruit Mushrooms in Fort Ripley.  This presentation will also highlight resources available in the Minnesota Harvester Handbook, which addresses sustainable natural resource harvest and markets.

Basics for the Sheep & Goat Entrepreneur

Join U of M Extension Sheep Specialist Travis Hoffman for a discussion on opportunities for small ruminants as a part-time venture for small- or medium-sized acreages.  This presentation will help answer questions for enthusiasts interested in raising sheep and goats regarding necessary resources, expectations, and fundamentals of production management.

 

You won't want to miss this fun and educational event!  Register today!

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Contacts

Kim Pautsch
Coordinator's Assistant
(320) 679-6340
kpautsch@umn.edu

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2017 Fall for All

October 5, 2017

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Zion Lutheran Church, 401 S Hwy 65, Mora, MN

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