Hutton to help lead walk and talk farming workshop, Village Soup reports

Village Soup reported Mark Hutton, an associate professor of vegetable crops and extension vegetable specialist with the University of Maine Cooperative Extension, will help lead a free walk and talk workshop at Goranson Farm in Dresden. The event will focus on the benefits and challenges of low-till farming practices and cover crops in organic vegetable production, will be hosted by Rob and Carl Johanson of Goranson Farm from 5—6:30 p.m. July 23, and will be followed by a potluck. To register for the workshop, contact the Knox-Lincoln Soil and Water Conservation District at 596.2040, info@knox-lincoln.org or knox-lincoln.org/beginning-farmer. Those interested in attending the potluck are asked to bring a dish to share and utensils.