2019 Preliminary Schedule
Imagine three days of education, inspiration, connection, and fun—that’s the core spirit of Organicology. We’ve organized this schedule so that you can maximize your time learning, networking and socializing in an exciting environment. Throughout the conference there are many breaks, social opportunities and celebratory events—all good for us and the planet.
We've put together a fabulous schedule designed to engage a wide variety of stakeholders, from farmers/farm laborers, processors, distributors and brokers, to retailers, nonprofits, service providers, educators/researchers, certifiers, and eaters.
Schedule at a glance
The first day consists of five different day-long intensive sessions. Intensives provide a deeper understanding of the topic at hand. You’ll walk away with critical tools that will challenge and empower you. We'll explore topics such as taking action on climate change, cannabis in Organics, improvement and evolution in Organic trade, the basics of growing seeds, and social equity in agriculture.
Thursday Evening includes the Farmer Keynote Panel and Seed Swap Social.
Day two is filled with a mix of diverse workshops served up in 3 two hour session . These shorter sessions cover a multitude of condensed topics. Choose the workshops that pique your interest or explore new ideas.
Friday also boasts Winona LaDuke as Keynote speaker in the morning and the Ark of Taste Dinner in the evening.
Our final day is dedicated to the organic trade show, designed to stimulate your brain and taste buds. But most importantly, it’s all about the connections—network, network, network! We call it the Organic Exhibition--the largest gathering of organic producers, farmers, businesses and organizations. There’s no better opportunity to meet new people and build stronger partnerships.
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Seed Swap, Varietal Tasting, Karaoke from Hell, The Great Debates and more!
Join ORFR for their full day OARF Forum 9:00am - 5:00pm.