Two free seminars are being offered Nov. 20 by the National Center for Appropriate Technology Gulf States office in Jackson, Miss.:
— 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 Natural Beekeeping by NCAT Outreach Coordinator Jim Ewing. Explains chemical-free beekeeping for hobbyists, gardeners and small scale farmers.
— 3:45 p.m. to 5 p.m. Legal Risk Management: Protecting Your Farm and Your Family by NCAT Agriculture Specialist Felicia Bell. Outlines risks and protective strategies for farmers and ranchers.
Both seminars will be held at the NCAT Gulf States offices at 2548 Livingston Road, location of the old New Deal Grocery, at the Jackson Medical Mall.
For more information, contact Jim Ewing, NCAT outreach coordinator at 479-575-1390; toll free (866) 643-2767.
The NCAT Gulf States office opened in Jackson in June. Headquartered in Butte, Mont., NCAT is a nonprofit offering assistance for sustainable living — farming, energy, and information — to reduce poverty, promote healthy communities, and protect natural resources.