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Alliance Field Day [MS]

  • 2028 Oil Field Lane Northwest Brookhaven, MS, 39601 United States (map)

Ole Brooke Organics (Buie Family Farm) will host this event at their farm in Brookhaven, MS. Ole Brook Organics is a certified organic farm, with more than 15 years of experience.  They provide the highest quality foods grown under strict regulations such as turmeric and ginger.   TOUR AND LEARN FROM THIS SUSTAINABLE FARMING OPERATION! 

In addition to highlighting this farm, we are partnering with Alcorn State University and its Mississippi Small Farm and Agribusiness Center to conduct the second in a series of field days/trainings for farmers and ranchers.  Major topics for the second training module on May 17th will include:

·         Production: Livestock Farm Infrastructure;

·         Financial: The Importance of Farm Records;

·         Marketing: Direct Marketing;

·         Food Safety: Introduction to Food Safety; and

·         Farm Policy: USDA Programs and Services.

There is NO COST to attend this event, but PRE-REGISTRATION is required! 

FREE LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED.

REGISTRATION: 8:00AM.  PROGRAM: 9:00AM TO 4:00PM. 

TO REGISTER SEND EMAIL TO: AllianceofSustainableFarms@gmail.com.

 

DIRECTIONS TO OLE BROOK ORGANICS (BUIE FAMILY FARM)

Ole Brook Organics and Buie Family Pavilion is located at 2028 Oil Field Lane Northwest, Brookhaven, MS 39601.  From the North: Take I-55 S to Brookhaven Exit 42.  Exit and keep right onto Dunn-Ratcliff Rd NW in Lincoln County.  Continue on Dunn-Ratcliff Rd NW to MS Highway 550.  Turn right onto MS Highway 550 W.  Turn left onto Oil Field Lane NW.  (Country Meat Market will be on your right).  Continue on Oil Field Lane.  The Pavilion will be on the right.  From the South: Take I-55 N to Brookhaven Exit 42.  Exit and keep left onto Dunn-Ratcliff Rd NW in Lincoln County.  Continue on Dunn-Ratcliff Rd NW to MS Highway 550.  Turn right onto MS Highway 550 W.  Turn left onto Oil Field Lane NW.  (Country Meat Market will be on your right).  Continue on Oil Field Lane.  The Pavilion will be on the right.  From Alcorn State University: Get on U.S Hwy 61 S in Jefferson County from MS-552.  Take MS Highway 28 E to MS Highway 550 E.  Follow MS Highway 550 E to Oil Field Lane NW in Lincoln County.  Turn right onto Oil Field Lane NW.  (Country Meat Market will be on the left).  Continue on Oil Field Lane.  The Pavilion will be on the right.  Contact: Mr. Al Buie/Owner at #601-209-5208, for help with directions.  TO REGISTER EMAIL: AllianceofSustainableFarms@gmail.com.  (Pre-registration is Required)