2018 National Sustainable Agriculture Education Association Conference / Youth Food Sovereignty Congress

Type: 
Conference
Workshop
Community Event
Meeting / Gathering
Date: 
Fri, 07/27/2018 (All day) to Sun, 07/29/2018 (All day)
Region: 
West Coast
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The University of Hawai‘i West Oʻahu Sustainable Community Food Systems Program, the Sustainable Agriculture Education Association, the University of Hawai‘i System Office of Sustainability and key community partners will host the 2018 National Sustainable Agriculture Education Association Conference and the Hoʻōla ʻĀina O Māʻilikūkahi Youth Food Sovereignty Congress on the island of Oʻahu from July 27-29, 2018.

Themes: Indigenous knowledge, decolonization and socio-ecological resiliency in agroecology and sustainable food systems education.

Tu B'Shvat Food Forest Festival

Type: 
Community Event
Festival
Date: 
Sun, 01/28/2018 -
10:00 to 14:00
Region: 
West Coast
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Tu B’Shvat, the Jewish New Year of Trees, is often celebrated by planting trees, eating fruits, and honoring our connection to and dependence on the world around us. Here at Coastal Roots Farm, we acknowlege Tu B’Shvat with an annual festival in our food forest!

Join us for our third annual Food Forest Festival on Sunday, January 28! Enjoy tree planting, guided walks through the forest, live music, food from local vendors, hands-on activities, and much more. This is a family-friendly event and all are welcome!

Oregon Biodynamic Group Winter Meeting

Type: 
Community Event
Meeting / Gathering
Date: 
Sat, 01/20/2018 (All day) to Sun, 01/21/2018 (All day)
Region: 
West Coast

Oregon Biodynamic Group Winter Meeting
Saturday and Sunday, January 20th - 21st, 2018

This year our Winter Study will be held at Leaping Lamb Farm!

Leaping Lamb Farm is a small family farm, owned by Scottie and Greg Jones and is located off Hwy 34, near the town of Alsea. Leaping Lamb raises sheep, berries, fruit trees as well as grows a large market garden and is a member of Farmstay U.S.