Winter conference smorgasbord in sustainable agriculture

Minnesota Organic Conference

Minnesota Organic Conference

January 9 & 10, 2014, St. Cloud at the River’s Edge Convention Center

Workshops on cover cropping, growing garlic, pollinators, dry bean, high tunnel production, poultry, organic soil fertility, greenhouses and ancient wheats. Early bird registration rates ends on December 28th. Click here for more information and to register.


Minnesota Fruit and Vegetable Growers AssociationMinnesota Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association

January 16 & 17, 2014, St. Cloud

Full conference fees are $90 for members and $170 for non-members. They have not put up detailed conference information yet concerning workshops or registration, but check back soon by clicking here. Meanwhile, save the date. Farming Association’s 2014 Annual Conference “Back to Our Roots”

Saturday, February 8, 2014 at the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph

Workshops on cheese making, seed saving, root cellaring, season extension, agroforestry and more. Registration is $55. Click here for more information and to register.


Midwest Soil Health SummitMidwest Soil Health Summit

February 19 & 20, 2014, Arrowwood Resort, Alexandria

The Summit will convene some of the most innovative farmers and researchers in the Upper Midwest for two days of networking, speakers, panel discussions and breakout sessions – all geared at improving the health of your soil. Click here for more information and to register.


MOSES Organic Farming ConferenceMOSES Organic Farming Conference

February 27 to March 1, 2014, La Crosse, Wisconsin

The MOSES Conference, started 25 years ago with 90 people who wanted to learn more about farming organically, has grown to become the country’s foremost educational and networking event for the organic community. Click here for more information and to register.


Compiled and posted to SUSTAG elist by Charles Underwood.