Join us for our 23rd Annual Winter Conference,Building on a History of Innovation in the Garden State. New Jersey’s largest sustainable agricultural & food conference featuring two days of classes and nationally recognized speakers in sustainable agriculture. At Brookdale Community College | Lincroft, NJ
Our annual conference is an excellent opportunity for both novices and those experienced with agriculture - as well as those interested in organic or sustainable farming and gardening - to learn more about various approaches to agricultural renewal. Select from more than 40 workshops presented by experts in their field and get inspiration and practical advice for farmers and gardeners, educators and activists, consumers and entrepreneurs.
Pre-confernce day friday, Jan 25 with
Michael Phillips, widely acclaimed author of The Apple Grower and The Holistic Orchard and renowned bio-intensive orchardist
Ellen Ecker Ogden, author of the The Vermont Cheese Book and her newest book, The Complete Kitchen Garden, will be presenting on "Designing Basics for Your Kitchen Garden."
Saturday Eliot Coleman will be our Keynote Speaker. Eliot has more than 40 years of experience in all aspects of organic farming, including field vegetables, greenhouse vegetables, rotational grazing of cattle and sheep, and range poultry. He is the author of The New Organic Grower, Four Season Harvest and The Winter Harvest Handbook