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 Agriculture Workshops and Conferences in Montana

Montana Berry Growers Conference

Tuesday April 23, 2019 8:30AM-3:30PM
Join the MSU Western Agricultural Research Center and MSU Extension for a one day conference discussing the emerging market for cold hardy berries in Montana. Presentation topics will include berry orchard establishment, berry varieties, pest, insect and disease challenges, and marketing opportunities for growers.

Lunch included on site—$5 donation for lunch requested
For more information and to register contact:
MSU Ravalli County Extension Office

Building a Stronger Bitterroot

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.