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updated 12:30 PM CDT, Oct 29, 2014

Organic Farming Convention in La Crosse

  • Written by Bob Gabrielson
  • Published in News

(2/28/14) One of the nation's largest organic farming conventions is being held in La Crosse.

 The Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service is hosting the three-day gathering, which began yesterday.  About 34-hundred organic farmers, researchers, and others are attending.  Today, North Dakota brothers David and Dan Podell and their wives were named as the group's farmers-of-the-year.  They were recognized for a solid national reputation as experts in preserving seeds.  Education group director Faye Jones praised the Podolls' stewardship of soil, water, and other natural resources while supporting diversity in their crops.

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