Organic Friends' E‑zine: November 2017

Photo of the Month, by Tia Loftsgard of the Canada Organic Trade Association
OACC's Program Manager, Margaret Graves, presented to an audience of organic sector stakeholders about the impact, importance and value of organic science in Canada at the Canada Organic Trade Association's Annual Organic Policy Conference and Parliament Day in Ottawa.

In this issue:

Organic Science Cluster II

Latest Research Results

Practical Resources

Seed Production and Plant Breeding

Scientific Results

Soils and Fertility

News & Articles of Interest


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

Student, Job and Apprentice Opportunities


Event Location Date
ACORN Conference & Trade Show Truro, NS November 27-29, 2017  
Ecological Farmers of Ontario Conference
Blue Mountains, ON
November 29-December 1, 2017
37th Annual Guelph Organic Conference & Trade Show
Guelph, ON
January 25-28, 2018
2018 Organic Farming Research Conference
Call for Abstracts now open, until November 3, 2017
Rutgers University, NJ January 26, 2017
Prairie Organics: Think Whole Farm Brandon, MB February 23-24, 2018



Organic Friends' E-Zine November 2017, Volume 14, Issue 1
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