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OFRF Call for Soil Health & Management Abstracts - Deadline, May 1

Organic Agriculture Soil Health Symposium
Crop, Soil, Agronomy Societies Meeting, Special Session
October, 2017
Tampa, Florida

Solectrac Electric Tractor Survey

My name is Brian Weller and our company, Solectrac, has recently received funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop a new electric tractor - the eFarmer, for organic farmers. If you have an interest in electric tractors, I would like to ask you what you think are the important features and uses that you as a biodynamic farmer might want in an electric tractor.

If you would like to take our NSF survey, please let me know a day and time to suit your schedule. The survey will take about 15-20 minutes and your input will be most valuable for our NSF research.

Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund - Applications Due March 20

The Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund will begin accepting applications February 1 for the 2017 award cycle. Beginning at 8 a.m. PST on February 1, the 2017 Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund application will be posted to the FVC website at www.farmvetco.org. The deadline to submit an application is Monday, March 20.

Nationwide Study of Intermediated Marketing Channels for Regional Food Systems

Syracuse University is currently looking for farmers to take part in a national study (through a survey) being led by Syracuse University, The Pennsylvania State University, New York University, and the National Center for Appropriate Technology.

Call for Workshop Proposals for the 1st Transition US National Gathering- March 15 Deadline

Mark your calendars for the first-ever Transition US National Gathering, “Growing a Movement for Resilient Communities: Broadening, Deepening, and Scaling Up,” to be held July 27-31 at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Environmental Justice Small Grants Program

Under this RFP, EPA will award grants that support activities designed to empower and educate affected communities to understand environmental and public health issues and to identify ways to address these issues at the local level. Approximately 40 one-year projects will be awarded at $30,000 each.

Applications are due on January 31, 2017 by 11:59 PM (ET).


2017 Fellowship Opportunity at The Nature Institute - Due Jan. 15

We are excited to offer in 2017 a limited number of training fellowships at The Nature Institute. The fellowships present an opportunity for individuals to deepen their understanding and practice of the science of phenomena, a science that is contextual, qualitative, and holistic, and which forms the basis of our work at The Nature Institute.


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