2018 Organic Dairy & Field Crop Conference

2018 Organic Dairy & Field Crop Conference

Location: Holiday Inn Syracuse/Liverpool
Start Date: March 06, 2018
End Date: March 06, 2018

We are returning to a one day event featuring John Bobbe, Executive Director of OFARM, Inc., as our Keynote Speaker. We welcome veteran farmers, beginning farmers, and farmers interested in sustainable and organic management. NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC staff will be presenting on Transitioning to Organic Dairy and Grass-fed Management and will be available to answer questions at their tradeshow booth. Enjoy a day of learning, networking, and information exchange!

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Keynote Speaker

We are happy to annouce that our Keynote speaker will be John Bobbe!

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"John Bobbe is the Executive Director of the Organic Farmers’ Agency for Relationship Marketing (OFARM Inc.), an organic grain and livestock marketing cooperative with organic producer members in 19 states. John is the author of “Marketing Organic Grain, A Farmer’s Guide” which has received positive reviews from organic grain farmers in the U.S. He has met with European organic leaders and spoke at the international conference “Maintaining Integrity of Organic Supply Chains” in Odesa, Ukraine, in September 2017. He holds a master’s degree in agricultural economics from the University of Missouri-Columbia and has taught economics at Silver Lake College in Wisconsin. He and his wife own a third-generation Wisconsin family farm and the Bobbe Sawmill and Lumber Company. He has received awards for his humanitarian economic development work in organic agriculture in the Republic of Armenia where he has worked as a volunteer since 2000."

 


Sponsorship and Tradeshow Opportunities

Sponsorship and Tradeshow opportunities for the Organic Dairy & Field Crop Conference end Friday, February 16th, so don't wait!

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Accommodations

The Holiday Inn Syracuse / Liverpool (home of the NOFA-NY Organic Dairy & Field Crop Conference) offers a discounted rate of $95 per room plus free parking. In order to receive this rate, you must identify yourself as a NOFA-NY conference attendee. To reserve your room, call the Holiday Inn at (315) 457-1122.


Thank you to our sponsors!

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