Local Chapters

Monadnock Area, New Hampshire

This local chapter is located in/near Monadnock area, New Hampshire.
To contact/join this chapter, please see the contact info on the left.

Chapter Benefits & Projects: 

Mineral Depot
Grower Education
Network with Allied Organizations
Food Quality Research

Upcoming Events & Meetings: 

Meetings are once a month at the Peterborough Town Library  [ map ]
Note: There is ample parking in the library parking lot. Please enter the library through the rear door accessible from the parking lot.

Date: July 20, 2018 from 6:00-7:30pm
Topics: Compost & Irrigation

Date: August 17 from 6:00-7:30pm
Topics: Cover Crops, Soil Test

Date: September 21 from 6:00-7:30pm
Topics: Amendments, Winter Bed Prep

Hope to see you there! If you have any questions, email or call:
Dave Lacasse, 603-727-6197, David@LacasseEnterprise.com


Past Events

When: June 22, 2018 from 6:00-7:30 PM
Where: Peterborough Town Library  [ map ]
Topics: Soil Testing (“Elementary School”?)
1. Presentation: Soil nutrition: what are you looking for; different types of soil testing; SpringBlend for when you don’t have a soil test
2. Practices such as soil testing, transplanting, soil drenches, mulching; Hands-on demo; Give-aways (while it lasts) - PlantSure

Contact David Lacasse with inquiries: david@lacasseenterprise.com

When: May 18, 2018 from 6:00-7:30 PM
Where: Peterborough Town Library  [ map ]
Topics: All About Seeds (“Nursery School”)
1. Presentation: quick intro to biological principles; biological farming (vs.regenerative ag?) and why: micronutrients for optimal plant health; the microbial realm; nurturing the microbes; Brussels sprouts story; chart showing effects of tillage/pesticides/ decreased soil mineral levels); Seed inoculation; Hands-on Demo: soil-blocking
2. Give-aways: inoculant samples (while supply lasts)
3. Handouts & Display: Seed catalogs; Links to BFA resources, AEA/John Kempf webinars, Spectrum, new BFA-NH website; Participant survey
4. Networking and Refreshments