Organic Friends' E‑zine: September 2017

It's Organic Week in Canada, the largest annual celebration of organic food, farming and products across the country!

In this issue:

Organic Science Cluster II

Practical Resources

Soils and Fertility

Seed Production and Plant Breeding

Ecology and Environment

Marketing and Economics

Scientific Results

Nutrition, Safety and Health of Organic Foods

Organic in Canada

News & Articles of Interest


Certificate of Specialization in Organic Agriculture - Online Courses Offered in the Fall 2017 Semester


Event Location Date
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
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



Organic Friends' E-Zine September 2017, Volume 13, Issue 11
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