UT Organic Field Day – Oct 26th in Knoxville
What: UT Organic Field Day
When: OCTOBER 26, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. EDT
Where: East Tennessee AgResearch & Education Center—Organic Crops Unit 7315 Government Farm Road Knoxville, Tennessee
Speaker: Steve Muntz is the executive director of the Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (Southern SAWG). He has extensive experience in sustainable agriculture, community development, and
food security, as well as small business and nonprofit management.
Prior to coming to Southern SAWG he worked as ranch manager, program manager, and USA country program director for Heifer Project International over a period of eighteen years. He also worked for eleven years with the Kerr Center for Sustainable Agriculture where he consulted with farmers, managed the 4,100-acre Kerr Center ranch, and served
as co-program director. He has a degree in agronomy from Texas A&M University, and he owns and manages a small farm in Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, where he and his family raise Katahdin hair sheep and range poultry and maintain an organic garden.