Common Ground Country Fair

Type: 
Conference
Community Event
Festival
Date: 
Fri, 09/20/2019 (All day) to Sun, 09/22/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast
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The Common Ground Country Fair is delighted to be one of the most popular destinations in Maine each fall. Annually almost 60,000 visitors enjoy the Common Ground Country Fair. 

If you’ve ever been to the Common Ground Country Fair, you know – and if you haven’t been, anyone who has will tell you – it's an event like no other, that brings together so many people from so many walks of life, all in the spirit of celebrating the rural and agricultural traditions of Maine.

NOFA Summer Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
Fri, 08/09/2019 (All day) to Sun, 08/11/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast

August 9-11, 2019 Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

Nutrition Matters | Soil Health Builds Human Health

Even as Hampshire College is going through a tumultuous period, their summer schedule is business as usual. We are grateful that they are sticking it out even while things are rocky and we have constant communication with them as they manage their way forward. We hope they find a solution to their woes that gives them long term stability and allows their cutting edge culture of creativity to continue to thrive.

New England Women's Herbal Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
Fri, 08/23/2019 (All day) to Sun, 08/25/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast

All women are welcome! YOU are joyfully and heartfully invited to this intergenerational, intercultural circle in celebration of the plants.  The NEWHC is dedicated to creating a conference that welcomes and affirms all women & nonbinary people! We ask that you come with an open heart, recognizing that while we are all one, we are not all the same. Like flowers in a colorful bouquet, we represent the many blossoms in a garden, each beautiful and unique. 

Look through the schedule here.

Festival de Agricultura Biodinámica de las Americas

Type: 
Conference
Workshop
Festival
Date: 
Wed, 09/18/2019 (All day) to Sat, 09/21/2019 (All day)
Region: 
Mexico
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Evento: Festival de Agricultura Biodinámica de las Americas.

Tema de trabajo: El Ser Humano y los Ritmos de la Naturaleza.

Fecha: 18 a 21 de Septiembre

Lugar: El Charco del Ingenio, San Miguel de Allende, GTO. México.

Estimados amigos y compañeros, esperamos se encuentren muy bien.

Tenemos el gusto de compartir con ustedes la fecha del VI Encuentro Nacional de Agricultura Biodinámica.

International Biodynamic Banana Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
Thu, 11/14/2019 (All day) to Sat, 11/16/2019 (All day)
Region: 
International - outside North America

In recent years, the Demeter banana sector has developed dramatically. This rapid growth poses challenges and raises a number of questions: How can biodynamic principles be realised in a plantation culture? How do we gain a broader understanding of the banana plant? What does it take to get closer to the biodynamic ideal, the closed farm organism? What possibilities are there to reduce the plastic load along the entire chain from cultivation to the final market? Is it possible to stabilise the price in such a way that all those involved partake in a fair and equitable way?

National Good Food Network Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
Tue, 03/10/2020 (All day) to Fri, 03/13/2020 (All day)
Region: 
Southeast

About the NGFN Conference

Since 2012, the Wallace Center has been convening leaders from across the good food movement for a comprehensive, practitioner-driven conference to share inspirational ideas, build professional connections, and learn practical skills and innovative approaches for creating resilient and inclusive food systems.

At the 2020 NGFN Conference, we are looking to take food systems change and movement building to the next level.

The Foundation Stone Meditations and the New Mysteries

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
Thu, 10/17/2019 (All day) to Sun, 10/20/2019 (All day)
Region: 
Midwest

 The Foundation Stone Conference is the pinnacle of Rudolf Steiner's esoteric work. Connecting ourselves with its impulses is essential if we want to realize anthroposophy in our daily practical activities.

Rudolf Steiner attaches such importance to the meditations of the Foundation Stone Conference that he asks us that these meditations "may never leave us again." (He doesn't say that often or anywhere else for that matter.)

Questions of Courage: A North American Youth Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
Thu, 08/08/2019 (All day) to Sun, 08/11/2019 (All day)
Region: 
East Coast
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Come and meet young people from all over the continent, all of whom are holding deep questions as they emerge into themselves. This event is intended for youth and young adults between 16-35.

This conference will be co-created through workshops, art, singing, collaborative theater, storytelling, biography, conversation, movement, contemplation and more. 

Keynote Presenters: Lisa Romero, Paul Chappelle, Andrea De La Cruz