Farm Indiana calendar

March

1 to 3

Indiana Small Farm Conference, Hendricks County Fairgrounds, 1900 E. Main St., Danville. For information or to register: purdue.edu/dffs/smallfarms/.

Dicamba (herbicide) mandatory training for anyone using the product this year, 9:30 a.m., Purdue Extension Bartholomew County office, 783 S. Marr Road, Columbus. The event is free and includes no other topic, and no PARP credit will be given. CCHs for commercial applicators have been applied for. Information: 812-379-1665.

April

21

Homesteading workshop, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Purdue Extension Bartholomew County, 783 S. Marr Road, Columbus. Date has been rescheduled from April 7. Cost is $15 and includes lunch. To register: 812-379-1665.

27 to 29

Stockdogs workshop, Switzerland County. The workshop is intended to answer questions about what stockdogs can add to a farm livestock operation and training. Demonstrations will include dogs doing chores, such as gathering livestock, watching gates and moving livestock off feed bunks. Cost is $80 daily to work dogs with a clinician and $30 for auditing. Information: clearfieldstockdogs.com, the Clarfield Stockdogs page on Facebook or denice.r@lycos.com.