Feast of Fields -- Celebrating the organic harvest with chefs & farmers
Sunday, September 10, 2000, 2-6 p.m.
Albion 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.

Click here to view photos from past Feast of Fields and keep an eye out for photos of this year's event.

 

Guelph Organic Conference and Eco-Products Trade Show
Friday-Sunday, January 26-28, 2001
University Centre, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario

Come visit Organic Advocates - Knives & Forks at Canada's largest organic event and learn all about organic agriculture.

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 http://www.gks.com/OrgConf/
For information on exhibitors and sponsorships: Tomas Nimmo (705) 444-0923