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1709, 2017

Florida Organic Food & Farming Summit

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Hosted by Florida Certified Organic Growers and Consumers’ (FOG):

The Summit kicks off on Sunday September 17 with organic food and farm tours and on-farm workshops in and around Gainesville. Following the farm tours, FOG will be hosting a mixer at the opening of the trade show from 6 to 8 pm at the Hilton UF […]

2304, 2016

“Conversations with an Agrarian Elder” with Jim Gerritsen

By |April 23rd, 2016||Comments Off on “Conversations with an Agrarian Elder” with Jim Gerritsen

Jim and Megan Gerritsen have owned and run Wood Prairie Family Farm in northern Maine for 40 years. Wood Prairie Family Farm, certified organic since the early 1980s, produces Maine Certified Seed Potatoes, seed crops, vegetables and grain.

In addition to farming, Jim has been active in the organic community for four decades, serving as President of […]

1604, 2016

EAT South Spring Workshops – Compost

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Hosted by EAT South:

Join us for EAT South’s 2016 Organic Spring Workshop Series at the Downtown Farm.  Participants should be prepared to be outside: water, clothes that can get dirty, and sunscreen are essentials.  Find out more at info@eatsouth.org, or on their website.

March 2, 9-12pm, Organic Gardening 101, recommended donation $20.
April 16, 9-11am, Composting, recommended donation […]

1703, 2016

Natural Resources and Biodiversity Conservation in Organic Production (webinar)

By |March 17th, 2016||Comments Off on Natural Resources and Biodiversity Conservation in Organic Production (webinar)

Hosted by: National Resource Conservation Service

USDA organic regulations broadly require operations to “maintain or improve the natural resources of the operation, including soil and water quality.” Given the wide scope of this language, the USDA National Organic Program has released new guidance concerning Natural Resources and Biodiversity Conservation. The guidance provides examples of practices that […]

1203, 2016

EAT South Spring Workshops – Organic Gardening 101

By |March 12th, 2016||0 Comments

Hosted by EAT South:

Join us for EAT South’s 2016 Organic Spring Workshop Series at the Downtown Farm.  Participants should be prepared to be outside: water, clothes that can get dirty, and sunscreen are essentials.  Find out more at info@eatsouth.org, or on their website.

March 2, 9-12pm, Organic Gardening 101, recommended donation $20.
April 16, 9-11am, Composting, recommended donation […]

2702, 2016

Forest to Farm: Shiitake Cultivation Workshop

By |February 27th, 2016||0 Comments

Hosted by EAT South

This workshop is being co-hosted by Path to Permaculture and EAT South and will be lead by Ms. Jayme Oates who has years of experience growing mushrooms. Upon an introduction, construction and inoculation we will conclude with a cooking demonstration by guest Chef Randy Gresham Jr from Central. 

Bring a water bottle and dress […]

1605, 2015

Organic Gardening 102

By |May 16th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the Druid City Garden Project:

Learn about pest and disease identification and management, production issues, succession planting, and more.  Suggested donation of $20 ($10 for students) is asked for the class.  More info at http://www.druidcitygardenproject.org/events2/.

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This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and resources across our network so […]

1205, 2015

Sound and Sensible Organic Certification Workshop

By |May 12th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT-ATTRA)

This workshop will cover the basics of organic production and how to become certified organic. NCAT will work in collaboration with Quality Certification Services (QCS) of Gainesville, Florida, which provides organic certification as a program of Florida Certified Organic Growers and Consumers, Inc. (FOG). The workshop team […]

2504, 2015

EAT South Spring Workshops – Organic Gardening 101

By |April 25th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by EAT South:

Join us for EAT South’s 2015 Organic Spring Workshop Series at the Downtown Farm.  Participants should be prepared to be outside: water, clothes that can get dirty, and sunscreen are essentials.  Find out more and reserve your spot at 334-422-9331 or info@eatsouth.org, or at
http://www.eatsouth.org/events-calendar/2015/3/3/spring-workshops.

March 28, 9-11am, Composting, recommended donation $10.
April 25, 9-11am, […]

1104, 2015

Organic Gardening 101

By |April 11th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the Druid City Garden Project:

Learn the basics of soil prep, soil fertility, seed starting, and more, for organic vegetable and flower production.  Suggested donation of $20 ($10 for students) is asked for the class.  More info at http://www.druidcitygardenproject.org/events2/.

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This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information and […]