Organic Events 2018 Calendar

There are many organic events and opportunities to participate in taking place around the country and the world. At YieldOrganic we have selected events that we feel will be inspiring, informational and helpful. We encourage people to come out, if possible, to not only be inspired but to support others on the path of change and the industry as a whole.
Having the opportunity to attend an organic event is a great way to learn, share, collaborate and enhance our perspectives on agriculture trends and best practices.  The ability to produce good food leads to great nutrition.

Organic production is not just a movement, but a way of life that takes into account the environment and longevity of this planet.

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Organic Agriculture Research Forum – Portland, OR

February 16

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The Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF) is pleased to announce the 2019 Organic Agriculture Research Forum, presented in partnership with Organicology on February 16, 2019 in Portland, Oregon.The day-long forum will feature innovative presentations from researchers across all disciplines related to organic farming and food systems. The intent of the forum is to share the most current information with farmers, ranchers, extensionists, educators, agricultural professionals, and others interested in organic agriculture.

Students, farmers, and researchers who would like to apply for a scholarship of up to $350 to attend the forum should email their request to grants@ofrf.org no later than December 15, 2018. All applications must include the following: name, position, statement of interest and need of scholarship, amount requested and budget. Scholarships will be awarded based on the need and merit of the applicant. The scholarship funds may be applied toward forum registration, travel, and one night of lodging. To receive reimbursement, scholarship recipients will be required to submit receipts and a brief blog about their experience.

These scholarships have been made available through the  generous support of Ceres Trust.

Organicology is the largest gathering within the organic trade. The conference is designed by Organically Grown Company, Oregon Tilth, Sustainable Food Trade Association, and Organic Seed Alliance. The 2019 Organicology conference takes place February 14-16 at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower in Portland, Oregon.

Details

Date:
February 16
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Website:
https://www.beginningfarmers.org/2019-organic-agriculture-research-forum/