Organic Farming Focus of Conference in Clanton

CLANTON, Ala. (AP) - Organic farming is all the rage in agriculture and it's also the focus of a meeting for Alabama farmers.

The fourth annual Organic Vegetable Production Conference is
being held today in Clanton. It will focus on methods for growing
crops without chemicals.

The conference will include sessions on both production techniques and marketing organic crops.

The meeting is co-sponsored by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network, Auburn University and Alabama A&M University.

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