Organic Friends' E‑zine: July 2017

Photo of the Month, by Joanna White
As summer settles in across this beautiful country, we wish you a bountiful growing season.

In this issue:

Organic Science Cluster II

Theme B: Horticultural Crops

Check back next month for the latest updates in the Crop Pests and Livestock Themes. For more information on specific Research Activities, please visit the Organic Science Cluster II website.


Practical Resources

Field Crops

Scientific Results

Transition to Organic

Organic in Canada

News & Articles of Interest

Student, Job and Apprentice Opportunities


Event Location Date
Organic On Farm Demonstration Plot: Camera Guided Cultivation in Solid Seeded Organic Hemp Winkler, MB
July 17, 2017
Southern Alberta Field Day with Mans Organic Farms
Coaldale, AB July 20, 2017
OPAM Farm Tour and Evening Potluck Holland area, MB July 21, 2017
Rourke Farm Tour Minto, MB
July 28, 2017
Carnegie Farm Tour Brandon, MB
August 4, 2017
ACORN AGM & Speaker Series
Sackville, NB August 21, 2017
Organic Week 2017 Across Canada
September 16-24, 2017
Seed Field Day
Upper Stewiacke & Truro, NS
September 18, 2017

Living Soils Symposium

Montreal, QC
October 13-15, 2017
TIPI Pre-Conference at OWC 2017: Accelerating innovation - the role of science, policy and practice New Delhi, India November 8, 2017
19th Organic World Congress
New Delhi, India November 9-11, 2017



Organic Friends' E-Zine July 2017, Volume 13, Issue 9
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