Organic Friends' E‑zine: February 2018


Photo of the Month(left to right): Andy Hammermeister – ACORN Conference seminar ‘Striking A Balance – Digging Deeper (I)’, November 2017 in Truro, NS

Molly Miska – Derek Lynch’s panel discussion on ‘Resilient Agriculture in the Face of Climate Change’ at the Guelph Organic Conference, January 2018 in Guelph, ON.

The winter months are important times in agriculture! They offer opportunities for us all to come together and connect with our community members, and get caught up on new and exciting information. It’s also a time to learn, share, and plan for the next growing season.

In this issue:

Practical Resources

Pest Management

Seed Production and Plant Breeding

Scientific Results

Soils and Fertility

Field Crops

Crop Rotation

Organic in Canada


Certificate of Specialization in Organic Agriculture - Online Courses Offered in the Winter 2018 Semester

Student, Job and Apprentice Opportunities


Event Location Date
Prairie Organics: Think Whole Farm Brandon, MB February 23-24, 2018
Atlantic Canada Seedy Saturday's : See full list here
Multiple locations: NB, NS, PEI February - April 2018
Alberta Seedy Saturdays: See full list here Multiple locations, AB
March-April 2018



Organic Friends' E-Zine February 2018, Volume 17, Issue 16
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Please send comments or questions to Alyson Vandergrift, Editor of the Organic Friends' E-Zine
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