2020 WFAN Annual Conference - Cultivating (Bio)diversity: Seeding Our stories, Growing Our Power

Type: 
Conference
Community Event
Meeting / Gathering
Date: 
Fri, 11/06/2020 (All day) to Sat, 11/07/2020 (All day)
Region: 
Online

Friday through Saturday, Novemer 6 - 7, 2020

Conference Goals

The Women, Food, and Agriculture Network offers a platform, with our conference, to advocate and agitate for social transformation in our lives, communities, and shared work. We are committing to the following statements as our guiding 2020 WFAN Conference principles--and we invite you to join us. Our conference will: 

Healthy Soil Summit

Type: 
Conference
Community Event
Expo
Meeting / Gathering
Date: 
Tue, 08/25/2020 (All day) to Wed, 08/26/2020 (All day)
Region: 
Online

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 through Wednesday, August 26, 2020

The 2020 Acres U.S.A. Healthy Soil Summit will gather growers for intensive learning on strategies to create over-all farm resilience, starting from the soil up. In 2019, this first year event sold out, so we are expanding in 2020. You won’t want to miss it!

BDANC Summer Meeting Saturday, June 20th

Type: 
Conference
Workshop
Community Event
Meeting / Gathering
Presentation
Webinar
Date: 
Sat, 06/20/2020 (All day)
Region: 
Online
Additional Event Info
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Please sign up at here (at the bottom of the page). Space is limited! 

Morning Session (9:30 am -11am)

Summer Prep Making at New Tree Ranch - Eurythmy, Yarrow Plant Study with Harald Hoven, Farm Tour of New Tree Ranch, Local Prep-Making Mentors, Networking
 

Afternoon Session (1:30 pm - 3:00 pm) 

Barn2Door: The Direct 2020 Farm Conference

Type: 
Conference
Community Event
Meeting / Gathering
Presentation
Date: 
Tue, 08/04/2020 (All day)
Region: 
Online

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 starting at 7 am PST / 10 am EST 

The conference is FREE to attend for any Farmer with an interest in learning the best practices to build a successful direct-to-market Farm business. We’ve assembled innovative Farmers from across the country to provide tactical guidance. Additionally, we’re bringing together leading experts to help Farmers tackle the most important tactics for your business to succeed. We will be discussing topics on quality, brand, convenience, and price.

Symposium on Biodynamic Research: the Farm Organism as a Holistic Approach?

Type: 
Conference
Workshop
Class
Community Event
Meeting / Gathering
Presentation
Date: 
Mon, 09/06/2021 (All day) to Tue, 09/07/2021 (All day)
Region: 
International - outside North America

Pre-Conference of the Organic World Congress in Rennes, France; 6 - 7 September 2021

Main Topics:

  • Biodynamic research
  • Farm organisms (ecosystem services, resilience, animals on farms)
  • Smallholder agriculture

Objectives: