Propagating & Sowing New England Meadow Plants

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens 105 Botanical Gardens Drive, Boothbay, ME, United States

New England meadow plants include a wide array of genera and are wonderful succession plants for many landscapes—dry open fields or damp, shady woodland clearings, large garden borders or converted lawn spaces. In Partnership with CT NOFA, this hands-on workshop welcomes all horticulture professionals, whether nursery growers, gardeners, or landscape designers, to come learn about…

Soil Health & Conservation Farm Equipment Day

UConn Extension Center Annex 1066 Saybrook Rd., Haddam, CT, United States

The event will include an exhibition of low and no-till farm equipment, methods, and results for all scales of farming. Workshops will cover best methods for no-till seeding, crimping, etc., along with cover crop implementation for soil health improvement. The day will include farmer-to-farmer sharing of best practices, so farmers can exchange information on soil…

41st Annual CT NOFA Winter Conference

Wesleyan University 45 Wyllys Ave, Middletown, CT

CT NOFA is proud to present our 41st Winter Conference, to be held the second week of March, kicking off on Monday, March 6th, 2023 with a week of live virtual workshops and concluding on March 11th with an in-person gathering and celebration at Wesleyan University. We'll be offering a variety of live virtual workshops on…

2023 Spring Urban Agriculture Tour at Green Village Initiative

Reservoir Community Farm 1469 Reservoir Ave., Bridgeport, CT, United States

Para leer sobre este evento en español, haga clic aquí. Join USDA NRCS, CTRCD, and CT NOFA at Green Village Initiative's Reservoir Community Farm in Bridgeport to learn about support for urban farms and organizations. Leaders in the industry will be on hand to explain ways to get funding for urban farm infrastructure. Tour Reservoir…

TOUR DE CONSERVACIÓN AGRICOLA URBANA

Reservoir Community Farm 1469 Reservoir Ave., Bridgeport, CT, United States

Únase a USDA NRCS, CTRCD y CT NOFA en Reservoir Community Farm de Green Village Initiative en Bridgeport para obtener información sobre el apoyo a las organizaciones y granjas urbanas. Los líderes de la industria estarán disponibles para explicar las formas de obtener fondos para la infraestructura agrícola urbana. Visite Reservoir Farm con la directora…

The 2023 NOFA Summer Conference

Worcester State University 486 Chandler St., Worcester, MA, United States

The NOFA Summer Conference is the annual summer gathering of the Northeast Organic Farming Association NOFA is a non-profit organization of over 5,000 small-scale farmers, gardeners, consumers and food system reformers. We promote healthy food, organic regenerative farming practices, and climate disruption solutions through soil management strategies The 49th annual NOFA Summer Conference begins online:…

Common Ground’s 2023 Farm & Garden Conference

Common Ground High School 358 Springside Ave, New Haven, CT, United States

Join Common Ground for a full day of HANDS ON workshops on urban growing, cooking, animal care, family workshops + more. Open TO ALL! This conference would not be possible without our partnerships with All Our Kin and CT NOFA, or support from Farm Credit Northeast AgEnhancement. Day Of Schedule 9:00-9:20am Check in 9:20-9:30am Welcome!…

37th Annual NOFA/Mass Winter Conference

Worcester State University 486 Chandler St., Worcester, MA, United States

Join organic enthusiasts from across Massachusetts and greater New England on January 13 at the 37th Annual NOFA/MASS Winter Conference! This one-day event at Worcester State University provides a place to learn, gather, and kindle relationships in community with farmers, local food enthusiasts, land care professionals, advocates, elders, young leaders, and everyone in between! The NOFA/Mass Winter Conference 2024…

34th Annual NOFA NJ Winter Conference

Rutgers University, Douglass Student Center 100 George St., New Brunswick, NJ, United States

The NOFA NJ Winter Conference is not just for farmers and gardeners… our community and audience also includes students, educators, ag industry professionals, chefs, land stewards, conservationists, foodies, brewers, and more. In our 34th year of this event, we hope to provide a space for all communities to come together to share, grow, learn, and connect.…

Farmer 2 Farmer Conference // Conferencia de Granjero a Granjero

Meriden Public Library 105 Miller Street, Meriden, CT, United States

//Español abajo// Join the New CT Farmer Alliance for our first annual Farmer 2 Farmer Conference! We know that farmers learn best from each other, so we are excited to feature workshops and a panel led by our very own members. The event will also feature resources available to CT farmers and a Farm Hack…

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