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Date: October 24, 2018, 9:45am
Location: Dolan Farms, Dodgeville, WI

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Location: Statewide

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Location: Lussier Family Heritage Center, Madison

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Aronia Field Day

Date: Aug 30 2009 9:00 am

Location: [unknown]

Posted August 2009

Anyone interested in growing, processing and marketing aronia, or consuming nutrient-rich aronia products, is invited to attend this field day at Carandale Farm. The morning session will be devoted to production issues, and the afternoon session will concentrate on product development and marketing. Check-in at the farm between 9:00 and 10:00am. The field day begins at 10:00am. A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP by August 25 so the hosts can plan for seating and lunch: or 608-835-5871.