WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS FOR 2011 NOFA SUMMER CONFERENCEUpdated July 18, 2011
Complete Workshop Descriptions (Full Text pdf)
Adult Workshop Titles by Category
Below are links to fliers that highlight some specific components of the workshop descriptions list for the entire conference, above.
Beginning Farmer Track: Providing insight about the logistics, investments, planning and strategy needed for incorporating the given technical topic into a farming enterprise.
Children's Conference Workshops: For ages 5-12
Community Supported Agriculture Track: Presenting a variety of innovations for the CSA model.
Northeast Animal-Power Field Days Workshops: Presenting techniques for working with draft animals for work in cropping, haying, and forestry.
Nutrient Density Track: Presenting nutrient density principles for a variety of scales and applications.
Organic Land Care Track: Attendance qualifies participants for credits in the NOFA Organic Land Care Program.
Permaculture Track: Presenting permaculture approaches to organic agriculture and ecological design and offering a wide range of perspectives, skills, and ideas for regenerative land use and creative community building.
Teen Conference Workshops: For ages 13-17.
Transition Towns Track: Presenting the Transition Towns organizing model.
Winter Growing and Season Extension Workshops: Presenting innovations from the farm to the home scale.