4th Annual Lancaster County Ag Week

4th Annual Lancaster County Ag Week

Lancaster County Ag Week
The Future is Now

October 6 – 13, 2018

Saturday, October 6th
Interactive Display on Penn Square
Central Market’s Harvest Breakfast
7 AM to Noon

Monday, October 8th
“Diversifying Your Farm for Fun… or Survival” Farmer Breakfast
Hoober Inc., Intercourse.
7:30 – 10:00 AM

Tuesday, October 9th
“Technology and its Role in Agriculture”
Manheim Farm Show for FFA Students
10 AM – 1 PM

Wednesday, Oct 10th
“Apprenticeships Pay!” celebratory event
Messick’s Farm Equipment in Rheems
3-5 PM

Wednesday, Oct 10th
Denim & Pearls Dinner Gala
Harvest View Barn at Hershey Farms, Elizabethtown
6 -9 PM

Denim & Pearls Dinner Gala

Thursday, Oct 11
NOON- Webinar: Managing Farmland for Yields and Wildlife
Is it possible to manage farmland for positive crop yields and wildlife? This question will be explored by Game Commission staff members Lauren Ferreri and Dan Lynch in a collaborative presentation with Lancaster County Conservation District. The presentation will include in-the-field photos from Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area and information about practices for the farm to encourage wildlife. Register to attend and/or receive a link to the recording: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8210884949074460931?source=Website.

Thursday, October 11th
“Lay of the Land: Healthy Soil, Healthy Water” film premiere
Community Mennonite Church Lancaster

6:00-8:00 PM

Friday, October 12th
2nd Friday in Lititz—Restaurants and Merchants Use Lancaster County Products
Downtown Lititz Merchants
5 PM – 9 PM

Second Fridays

Friday/Saturday, October 12, 13th
“A Time of Harvest” Show at Rough & Tumble
Kinzers, PA
http://www.roughandtumble.org/viewreference/44/eventschedules/

Saturday/Sunday, October 13, 14th
“Harvest Days” Landis Valley Museum
Lancaster PA
http://www.landisvalleymuseum.org/index.php/visit/calendar-events/harvest-days/

Assorted Tours (organized by the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce)
Locations, dates, times and RSVP details at http://www.lancasterchamber.com/event.aspx?eid=3118#.W3Wb3LgpBPY