Monday, February 08, 2016

Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association annual conference is this weekend in Granville, Ohio

The 37th Annual Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association Conference will be held Saturday and Sunday in Granville, Ohio. Billed as Ohio's largest sustainable agriculture event, the conference consists of nearly 100 workshops on sustainable farming, gardening, homesteading, cooking and livestock, including conferences specifically designed for kids and teens.

Keynote speakers are John Ikerd, author and agricultural economics expert, and Lindsey Lusher Shute, executive director and co-founder of the National Young Farmers Coalition, which represents, mobilizes and engages young farmers to ensure their success. The conference also features: A trade show with dozens of businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies offering an array of food, information, products and services; In-depth pre-conference sessions on Friday; Meals prepared from locally sourced and organic ingredients; and childcare. For more information or to register click here.

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