There are new business opportunities for organic and biodynamic production in western North Carolina and this is the event to learn all about them! Jim Fullmer from Demeter, the biodynamic certifying organization, will discuss what is involved in being a commercial, certified biodynamic farmer. “Coach” Mark Smallwood the executive director of the Rodale Institute will discuss their plans for western North Carolina. And Jeanine Davis, Associate Professor of Horticulture at NC State University will lead a panel discussion to cover the rising demand for large-scale organic and biodynamic vegetables from the region. This event is sponsored by Brad’s Raw Foods, Demeter, NC State University, and Rodale Institute.