DOAG: Upcoming Agricultural Events

 
Upcoming Agricultural Events and Programs

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SEPTEMBER 2016

9/15-18/2016, Four Town Fair
Location: Four Town Fairgrounds, Somers, CT   
Contact: Union Agricultural Society, Janice Steinmetz, 860-749-6527, www.FourTownFair.org

9/16-18/2016, Guilford Fair    
Location: 111 Lovers Lane, Guilford, CT  
Contact: www.guilfordfair.org

9/16-10/2/2016, Big E
Location: Eastern States Exposition, W.Springfield, MA
Contact: www.thebige.com

9/17/2016, Wallingford Grange Fair, 9:00AM-5:00PM      
Location: 556 Center Street, Wallingford, CT     
Contact: 203-314-6922, wlfdgrange@earthlink.net

9/19/2016, Grants for Financial Assistance for CT Farmers, 6-8PM

Location: Colchester Town Hall

Contact: CT Farm Bureau, www.cfba.org

 

9/21/2016 Ag Labor: How to Comply with US Dept of Labor Standards, 6-8PM

Location: Guilford Fire Department, Guilford, CT

Contact: CT Farm Bureau, www.cfba.org

 

9/22-25/2016, Durham Fair    
Location: Durham Fairgrounds, Durham, CT      
Contact: www.DurhamFair.org

9/24/2016, Celebrating Agriculture, 9:00AM-3:00PM       
Location: Woodstock Fairgrounds, Woodstock, CT        
Contact: Woodstock Ag Commission, Dawn Pindell, 860-779-0557 x109, dawn.pindell@ct.usda.gov
, www.celebratingagriculture.org

9/30-10/2/2016, Berlin Fair   
Contact: Berlin Lions Club, www.ctberlinfair.com

9/30-10/2/2016, Harwinton Fair      
Location: 80 Locust Road, Harwinton, CT,         
Contact: Harwinton Agricultural Society, www.harwintonfair.com

OCTOBER 2016

10/2/2016, Cornucopia Fest 2016, 11:00AM-4:00PM       
Location: Uconn, Storrs, CT
Contact: Uconn College of Agriculture, Health & Natural Resources, Sara Putnam, 860-486-1076, sara.putnam@uconn.edu
, http://cornucopia.uconn.edu

10/5/2016, Farm Viability Grant Workshop, 1:00-3:00PM

Location: Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation, Torrington, CT.  *Limited to 16 people.

Contact: Jaime Smith, 860-713-2559 or Jaime.Smith@ct.gov to RSVP

 

10/7-9/2016, Portland Fair     
Location: Portland Fairgrounds, Portland, CT
Contact: www.portlandfair.com

10/8-9/2016, Connecticut Garlic & Harvest Festival, 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Bethlehem Fairgrounds, Bethlehem, CT        
Contact: 203-266-7810, contact@garlicfestct.com
, www.garlicfestct.com

10/11/2016, Farm Viability Grant Workshop, 9:30-11:30AM

Location: Coventry Town Hall Annex, Coventry, CT

Contact: Jaime Smith, 860-713-2559 or Jaime.Smith@ct.gov to RSVP

10/14/2016, Farm Viability Grant Workshop, 9:30-11:30AM

Location: Hartford Regional Market, Hartford, CT

Contact: Jaime Smith, 860-713-2559 or Jaime.Smith@ct.gov to RSVP

NOVEMBER 2016

11/7-14/2016, Farm Viability Grant Applications Accepted, until 4:00pm on 11/14/2016

More Information: Farm Viability Grant Program

 

Don't forget to check your statewide commodity association for commodity-specific events!

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