Local & Regional Organic & Sustainable Event Listings

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Date   Event   Location Time
December 2, 2016   Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Course
A training course for fruit and vegetable growers and others interested in learning about produce safety, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule, Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs), and co-management of natural resources and food safety.  Details here.
  Hartford/Windsor Marriott Hotel
28 Day Hill Road
Windsor, CT
8:00 am to
5:00 pm
December 3, 2016   7th Annual Convention of the New England Farmers Union
Farmers Union- a regional organization that supports the viability of family farmers through grassroots policy work, education and co-operative development. Details here.

Hartford/Windsor Marriott Hotel
28 Day Hill Road
Windsor, CT

8:00 am to
5:00 pm
December 4, 2016   Organic No-Till Vegetable Production
Participants at this NOFA/RI workshop will learn techniques for intensively growing vegetables using organic no-till practices on a commercial. Details here.
  South Kingston Land Trust Barn
17 Matunuck Beach Rd
Narragansett, RI
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
December 5 & 6, 2016   6th Soil and Nutrition Conference
Nearly 30 presenters, over 2 days! Keynote by Joel Salatin. Details here.
  Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health
57 Interlaken Road
Stockbridge, CT
see website
December 9, 2016   NOFA OLC Annual Gathering
NOFA OLC 11th Annual Gathering, "Biodiversity in the Landscape" with keynote speaker Catherine Zimmerman, Director of Hometown Habitat. Details and registration here.
  The Aqua Turf Club
556 Mulberry St
Plantsville, CT

8:30 am to
3:30 pm

January 31, 2017   Landscape Heroes: Carbon, Water, & Biodiversity
C T NOFA, NOFA Organic Land Care Program, NOFA/Mass, Ecological Landscape Alliance and Biodiversity for a Livable Climate are partnering to office this ground-breaking conference on carbon soil sequestration at UMass Amherst. Many practical tips will be offered on keeping carbon IN the soil and creating healthy soil ecosystems. Details here. CT NOFA members and AOLCPs use coupon code carbon-conf-2016-nofa-olcp-members to register.
  UMass Amherst
1 Campus Center Way
Amherst, MA

8:00 am to
5:00 pm



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