Congratulations to Kathleen Delate, Ph.D., Iowa State University and the University of Iowa conference team in delivering the Iowa Organic Conference for the last 20 years! As the industry continues to evolve, this conference has provided Iowans education, resources and relationships to succeed in the organic industry.
Despite pandemic limitations, the conference must go on! As with most learning opportunities, this year's conference will be taking place online in a virtual capacity on Monday, November 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., via WebEx™. After you register, a link will be sent to to access conference sessions.
The program includes three keynote speakers, who you will be able to interact with during that session:
- Tom Harding, international organic trade expert: https://www.briceinstitute.org
- Dr. Joseph Heckman of Rutgers University: https://nofanj.org/profile/joseph-heckman/
- Jordan and Whitney Clasen, of Grade A Gardens: https://www.gradeagardens.com
Registration is $25 to cover technology costs for hosting the conference. Register HERE.
Questions for more information: contact Kathleen Delate, ISU Professor-Organic Agriculture, 515-294-7069 or http://extension.agron.iastate.edu/organicag/.