of Fields -- Celebrating the organic harvest with chefs &
Sunday, September 10, 2000, 2-6 p.m.
Hills Conservation Area
Thanks to all of the sponsors, participants, volunteers and
ticketbuyers who helped make this year's Feast
of Fields another successful fundraiser. The natural surroundings
of the Albion Hills Conservation Area was a great setting for
the delicious food, wine and beer and the wealth of information
about organic agriculture and the environment.
to view photos from past Feast of
Fields and keep an eye out for photos of this year's event.
Conference and Eco-Products Trade Show
University Centre, University of Guelph,
Come visit Organic Advocates - Knives
& Forks at Canada's largest organic event and learn all about
There are dozens of workshops and courses
scheduled for all levels of interest including:
- Intro to Ecological Agriculture (Thurs
& Fri, $130)
- Organic Buffet "Meet the Presenters"
(Fri 4:15-6:45pm, $35)
- Public Forum "The Global Challenge
for Organic Farming Systems", with Dr. Ann Clark (professor
of Plant Agriculture), Brewster Kneen (Canadian author - on corporate
agendas, the WTO and organics; http://www.ramshorn.bc.ca), and Bernward Geier (Fri 7-9:15pm, $10).
- Keynote with Dr. Ann Clark (Sat 9:15-10:40am)
- Organic Trade Show (Sat 7am-5:30pm
& Sun 8am-4pm, FREE).
- Workshops (Sat 11am-5pm & Sun 9:30-3pm,
$10-$50). Other topics include organic cotton & textiles,
soil fertility, herbs, organic processing, marketing, biotechnology
and its relationship to organics, profitable market gardening,
livestock health, organic product dev't, orchards, BioDynamic
agriculture and more.
For general information, contact (519) 824-4120 x2558 or visit
For information on exhibitors and sponsorships: Tomas Nimmo (705) 444-0923