2017 Green Lands Blue Waters Conference
November 28 -29, 2017 | Madison, Wisc,
Now in its sixth year, the Green Lands Blue Waters Conference is a gathering place for agency, university and nonprofit staff, and farmers and other citizens who share an interest in conservation in the Mississippi River watershed and beyond.READ MORE
GAPs Online Course
November 29, 2017 | 12:00am - 12:00am | Online
This course is intended to improve your understanding of GAPs to guide assessment of risks and implementation of practices to reduce risks on fresh produce farms.READ MORE
Feast! Local Foods Marketplace 2017
December 01 -02, 2017 | Rochester, Minn.
The award-winning Feast! Local Foods Marketplace hosts over 100 exhibitors who show, sample and sell their artisan food products to wholesale buyers during the Friday tradeshow and to consumers during the Saturday festival.READ MORE
Beginning Farmer Retreat
December 01 -02, 2017 | Indianola, Iowa
This annual event brings beginning farmers together to network, plan and discuss ways to improve their farms while helping to build a sense of community among this fast-growing farming demographic.READ MORE
Cottage Food Producer Advanced Food Safety Training
December 02, 2017 | 9:00am | St. Cloud, Minn.
By attending this session, you will meet the training requirement to register as a Minnesota cottage food producer with annual sales over $5000 per year. You will learn how to produce, package and label a safe food productREAD MORE
Acres U.S.A. Conference and Trade Show
December 05 -08, 2017 | Columbus, OH
The annual Acres U.S.A. Eco-Ag Conference & Trade Show sets the standard for innovation and learning. It is where you find farmers and consultants from every facet of eco-farming.READ MORE
Webinar: Organic Poultry and Outdoor Access
December 05, 2017 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Online
USDA Organic Regulation create new outdoor access requirements for poultry. This webinar will discuss the new requirements (once finalized), potential resource concerns and opportunities for conservation.READ MORE
Midwest CSA Conference
December 07 -08, 2017 | Wisconsin Dells, Wisc.
The conference will provide a forum for CSA farmers and advocates to come together for deliberative discussion and peer-to-peer learning.READ MORE
Growing Pennsylvania’s Organic Farms 2017 Conference
December 12 -13, 2017 | Harrisburg, PA
The GPOF Conference supports Northeast and Mid-Atlantic farmers by presenting information on the best organic farming practices currently available.READ MORE
MOFFGA Organic Intensives
January 06, 2018 | 8:30am - 5:00pm | East Lansing, Mich.
A full-day in-depth learning experience organized by the Michigan Organic Food and Farm Alliance.READ MORE
Illinois Specialty Crops, Agrotourism, and Organic Conference
January 10 -12, 2018 | Springfield, Ill.
The 2018 Illinois Specialty Crops, Agritourism, and Organic Conference and Trade Show will be Jan. 10-12, 2018, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel and Convention Center, Springfield, Illinois.READ MORE
OGRAIN Winter Workshop
January 26 -27, 2018 | Madison, Wisc.
Two packed days of all things organic grain, including beginning and advanced agronomics, marketing and financials, and equipment/machinery – presented by farmers, industry, and university experts.READ MORE
Emerging Farmers Conference
January 26 -28, 2018 | St. Paul, Minn.
The 13th annual Emerging Farmers Conference focuses primarily on the needs and interests of farmers of color and immigrant farmers.READ MORE
MOA Conference 2018
January 31 -02, 2018 | Independence, MO
Learn about organic, sustainable, and alternative agricultural crops and systems. This event is for farmers, gardeners, retailers, distributors, consumers, and more.READ MORE
Organic Seed Growers Conference
February 14 -17, 2018 | Corvallis, Oregon
The biennial Organic Seed Growers Conference is the largest organic seed event in the U.S. You’ll hear the latest in cutting-edge research and policy advocacy, and trade knowledge, techniques, and ideas with other seedheads from around the world.READ MORE
MOSES Organic Farming Conference
February 22 -24, 2018 | La Crosse, Wisc.
The MOSES Conference is the largest event in the U.S. about organic and sustainable farming, offering 66 workshops over 6 sessions, 11 all-day course, inspiring keynotes, and a resource-packed Exhibit Hall with over 170 vendors.READ MORE