WARC Field Days

Every year growers and the general public are invited to tour the WARC and learn about current research.  The event includes a free BBQ and the opportunity to sample crops and value-added products made from the fruits grown at the station.  The 2019 Field Day will be held July 25, 2019 beginning at 4pm.

There are currently no scheduled workshops at WARC.  To access information from previous workshops visit our fruit workshop presentations page.Upcoming Workshops at WARC

Upcoming Agriculture Workshops and Conferences in Montana

MSU Ravalli County Extension Planning for on Farm Success

January 16-March 13, 2019 Bitterroot College, Hamilton, MT

A workshop to help beginning farmers and ranchers tackle the business of starting a farming enterprise.  For more information visit the MSU Ravalli County website.

Montana Grape and Winery Association Annual Meeting and Conference

March 21-23, 2019 Helena, MT

Join wine makers and vineyardists from around Montana to learn techniques for growing high quality fruit and making high quality wines.  Will include concurrent sessions on cider.  For more information view the event flyer.

Building a Stronger Bitterroot

February 9th, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 4 PM - Bedford Building - 223 S 2nd St, Hamilton, MT

This free public event is being facilitated by Kris Bayer and will use a hybrid of liberating structures to create an exciting and generative dialogue on the topic of building a stronger, more resililent community through food security and a circular economy for the Bitterroot Valley. For more information and registration visit https://bitterrootroundtable.eventbrite.com

Small Business Classes at Ravalli County Economic Development Authority (RCEDA) 

Winter 2019 - Multiple locations and dates

The purpose of the Ravalli County Economic Development Authority is to promote, stimulate, develop and advance the general welfare, commerce, economic development and prosperity of our local citizens, Ravalli County, and the State of Montana. Check out their winter class schedule.