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  • Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 05:00 PM through February 29, 2020
    La Crosse Center in La Crosse, WI

    31st Annual MOSES Conference

    The annual MOSES Organic Farming Conference is the country’s largest conference on organic and sustainable farming. The MOSES Conference draws 3,000+ people each February to La Crosse, WI for more than 60 workshops, inspiring speakers, a two-floor Exhibit Hall, and organically grown food. 

    Details about the MOSES Conference: https://mosesorganic.org/conference/

  • Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 09:00 AM

    Hemp Boot Camp

    Are you a farmer or entrepreneur interested in learning more about the business of growing hemp? Are you ready to modernize and diversify your crop offerings? Obtain the tools and knowledge to succeed in America's newest agricultural industry. 

    Intensive one-day workshop will cover:

    Hemp Crop 101: Seeds, clones, fiber, biomass, fertilizer, pesticides, mandated testing, harvesting, decortication, and watering needs. The difference in cultivars for growing hemp for seeds, fiber, or biomass compared to CBD.

    Business Opportunity: The market for fiber, hemp seeds, hemp seed oil, and CBD is projected to reach $10.6B in annual sales by 2025. We'll explore the economic future and share how to capitalize on this industry within a strategic five-year timeline.

    Rules & Regulations: Federal and state legal status of hemp, and how to comply with regulations regarding registration, transportation, and sale of hemp and hemp derivatives (including seeds, hemp, seed oil, fiber, and CBD).

    CBD Category Potential: The production and sale of food, beverages, nutritional supplements and cosmetic products that include hemp seed oil or CBD.

    American Industrial Demand: Hemp fiber and its uses for construction, animal feed, manufacturing, biofuel, fiber for fabric and clothing, alcoholic beverages, rope, pulp, and paper.

    Continental breakfast and lunch included.

    $175 for admission; use code HEMP101 to get $25 off

    Purchase your seat at www.hempbootcamps.com (Group discounts available)

    About Hemp Boot Camps 2020 National Tour

    Hemp Boot Camps are sponsored by FC Global Events, a subsidiary of FC Global Strategies

    They are held in key agricultural states throughout the United States where the growing and processing of hemp is legal at the state level or likely to be legal in the near future. 

    The 2020 national tour schedule of upcoming Hemp Boot Camps continues to the following cities: 

    • Saturday, March 14, 2020 - Wichita, Kansas
    • Saturday, March 28, 2020 - Indianapolis, Indiana 
    • Saturday,April 4, 2019 - Springfield, Illinois
    • Saturday, April 25, 2020 - Columbia, Missouri 

    Detailed information regarding Hemp Boot Camps and registration information is available at www.HempBootCamps.com

    Event Contact

    Jeffrey Friedland, CEO
    Hemp Boot Camps 
    Tel. +1 303 478 4887
    Email jeffrey@hempbootcamps.com
    Website: www.hempbootcamps.com

    Media/PR 

    Send inquiries to media@hempbootcamps.com (Press passes are available for select and approved media)

     

  • Friday, March 13, 2020 at 01:00 PM through March 14, 2020
    Hotel Julien Dubuque in Dubuque, IA

    2nd Annual Midwest Organic Pork Conference

    After a successful inaugural Midwest Organic Pork Conference, where over 120 people attended from 10 different states, we are excited to announce the 2nd Annual Midwest Organic Pork Conference will be held at the Hotel Julien in Dubuque, Iowa on March 13 and 14.  We will continue to present the best resources and information available to help expand opportunities for organic pork production and distribution. Speaker proposals, sponsor and exhibitor applications are now being accepted.  For more information, visit MidwestOrganicPorkConference.org or call Kris at 515.276.6010.

    The Midwest Organic Pork Conference brings together those conducting research (academic and non-academic), expert organic and niche hog farmers, industry experts and others to share current organic hog research and first-hand experience with new and advanced organic farmers from across the Midwest and other states from across the country. Topics include background and benefits of organic hog production, information for transition, expansion or improving organic and pasture-raised hog production, systems for maintaining animal health and pest management, and methods for economic viability and success within an organic hog production system. This conference will continue to support further academic interest and farmer-researcher interest in identifying challenges in organic hog production and new research opportunities to help solve those challenges.

  • Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 08:00 AM through April 02, 2020

    Soil Health Academy: Regenerative Farming & Ranching

    Regenerative Farming & Ranching Wisconsin *TBD; March 31 - April 2, 2020

    The primary goal of the Soil Health Academy Scholarship Program is to inspire, educate, and equip both current and future generations of regenerative farmers, ranchers, and educators by providing scholarships to subsidize their tuition to attend a Soil Health Academy.

    The Soil Health Academy Scholarship Program is available for the following groups of individuals:
    1) Beginning Farmers or Ranchers
    2) Student/Intern/Young Farmer/Rancher
    3) Military Veteran Farmers/Ranchers
    4) Agricultural Educators/Influencers - Institution, Agency, NGO, Ag Consultants, and others

    Learn more: https://soilhealthacademy.grazecart.com/upcoming-schools 

    Apply for a scholarship

  • Tuesday, June 09, 2020 at 08:00 AM through June 11, 2020

    Soil Health Academy: Regenerative Farming & Ranching

    Regenerative Farming & Ranching with Scott Gonnerman in Waco, Nebraska; June 9-11, 2020

    The primary goal of the Soil Health Academy Scholarship Program is to inspire, educate, and equip both current and future generations of regenerative farmers, ranchers, and educators by providing scholarships to subsidize their tuition to attend a Soil Health Academy.

    The Soil Health Academy Scholarship Program is available for the following groups of individuals:
    1) Beginning Farmers or Ranchers
    2) Student/Intern/Young Farmer/Rancher
    3) Military Veteran Farmers/Ranchers
    4) Agricultural Educators/Influencers - Institution, Agency, NGO, Ag Consultants, and others

    Learn more: https://soilhealthacademy.grazecart.com/upcoming-schools 

    Apply for a scholarship