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June Advocacy Update

Urgent Action at the End of the CT Legislative Session From Dr. Kimberly Stoner, CT NOFA Director of Advocacy As the end of the session for the CT General Assembly…
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49th NOFA Summer Conference Dates Announced

The NOFA summer conference returns this July with workshops, events, children’s programming, and more. Join us online and in-person in Worcester, MA this summer! This year’s conference begins online, Monday,…
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Advocacy Alert: Push the CT General Assembly on Climate!

By Dr. Kimberly Stoner Farmers and farmworkers are on the frontlines of dealing with climate change worldwide. As we move into a strange new climate never seen before in human…
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AOLCP Survey Underway!

As part of an upcoming update to CT NOFA’s Organic Land Care Program, we’re asking our accredited land care professionals to fill out this survey. Let us know what parts…
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May Advocacy Update

Neonicotinoid Bill Makes It Through Appropriations to the Floor of the State Senate From Dr. Kimberly Stoner, CT NOFA Director of Advocacy At one of the public hearings in the…
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CT NOFA Seeks Mentors and Mentees for TOPP

As part of the next phase of TOPP (Transition to Organic Partnership Program), CT NOFA is actively seeking potential mentors and mentees for the program. What is TOPP? TOPP is…
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CT NOFA Co-Hosts Green Amendment Discussion with Author Maya van Rossum

On April 19, 2023, CT NOFA was proud to co-host a discussion about the Green Amendment movement in Connecticut with author Maya K. van Rossum. van Rossum is the author…
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Laura Davis Interview on WPKN

On April 20th at noon, Organic Certification Assistance Coordinator for NOFA/Mass, Laura Davis, will be interviewed with Sunrise Farm (a newly inspected organic farm) on WPKN’s The Organic Farm Stand…
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Leah Penniman Keynote Address from 2023 Winter Conference

CT NOFA is happy to present our 2023 Winter Conference Keynote Address by Leah Penniman, recorded on March 11, 2023.   Leah Penniman is a Black Kreyol farmer, author, mother,…
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CT NOFA Joins with Regional Partners in TOPP (Transition to Organic Partnership Program)

CT NOFA is proud to announce its participation in TOPP, the Transition to Organic Partnership Program. This program, funded by and operated in conjunction with the USDA, covers the entire…
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CT NOFA Board of Directors Positions Opening

CT NOFA is seeking new leaders from our community to join our board and help steward the organization into the future. CT NOFA has always been driven by the community…
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The Natural Farmer Seeks Summer Issue Submissions

The Natural Farmer Newspaper, a publication of the Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA), is seeking submissions for the summer 2023 issue on FARMWORKERS. They are soliciting articles, personal stories, interviews, and photos highlighting the…
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