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:

  • Promote research in biodynamics and further develop biodynamic agriculture
  • Build capacities and network for biodynamic research
  • Bring together biodynamic researchers from around the world to meet and exchange
  • Facilitate access to biodynamic research for interested scientists from other fields
  • Increase visibility of biodynamic research.

Expected Outcomes:

  • Network building for research on (mixed) farms and biodynamics
  • Exchange between science and practice
  • Springboard and catalyst for new projects, such as a 2021 biodynamic research conference.

Format:

  • Day One: Lectures with presentations and workshops
  • Day Two (optional): Visit to a biodynamic farm in the surrounding region

Target Audiences: Scientists, farmers, processors, retailers, biodynamic farmers and those interested in biodynamics, students and apprentices in agriculture and related fields.

For participants from non-European countries or with a limited budget, such as students, there are some free overnight accommodations available on nearby biodynamic farms. Please contact Olivier Clisson: Olivier Clisson (oclisson2@wanadoo.fr)  to request free accommodation. To take up this offer, registration for the pre-conference "Farm Organism as a Holistic Approach? is required. Please provide proof of this.

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