Workshop Session: Saturday III
Herbs provide a variety of health benefits. Learn how to identify wild herbs, prepare them for optimal nutrition, and put them up for later use.
This experienced panel of grain marketing specialists will cover the different marketing streams available to organic producers, and offer insights on finding reliable buyers, trustworthy representation in the marketplace, and tools for robust price discovery. They’ll also look at market trends, offering informed perspectives to help you plan.
Carmen Fernholz has a 425-acre organic crop farm in Minnesota. He is vice chairman of OFARM.
Jessie Bovay of Mercaris develops opportunities to move identity-preserved crops to market and make information more accessible across the supply chain.
CJ Eisler works for Pipeline Foods, which is working to accelerate the availability of non-GMO, organic and regeneratively grown food.
Moonwise Herbs, is an herbalist, wild forager, food activist, and educator.