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Northeast Iowa Food & Farm Network Farmer Retreat | Aug. 17, Elkport

Pitch a tent and take a break with fellow farmers! Bring your favorite grilling foods, potluck sides, breakfast ingredients, and river snacks. Grilling potluck and a bonfire on Saturday, shared breakfast Sunday. Optional chicken butchering workshop in the morning, followed by kayaking and canoeing the Turkey River and returning to enjoy lunch. A guest house with beds is available and its use is encouraged! Catch Elkader’s Art in the Park!

Campout commences: Saturday, August 17, 4:30pm

Chicken Roast and Farmer Float: Sunday, August 18, 8am-2pm

Turkey River Farm, 23719 Hazel Road, Elkport, $15.00/person.

RSVP To Kayla Koether: 563.568.6345, kother@iastate.edu