NOFA Organic Farming Conference 2014

Less than two weeks until the 40th NOFA Summer Conference! 
August 8-10, Amherst, MA 

Pre-register by Saturday for 10% off registration costs

This is the last chance to save on conference registration. After August 2nd, online and walk-in registrations will be full price.

Online purchase of meals, housing, and teacup raffle tickets will end on 8/2. These items will be available for purchase onsite.

Pre-register online here.

Conference weekend at a glance

The conference features over 150 workshops and youth conferences for children 3-12 and teens 13-17 on Saturday and Sunday.
Single day and full weekend registration are available.
Our full workshop schedule is online, including listings by time slotcategorytrack and grid.

Friday highlights include four in-depth pre-conference seminars, with experts on soils, herbs, urban ecosystems & auto-immunity and Friday evening’s Singing for Food and Freedom: Carrying on the Legacy of Pete Seeger with performers Charlie KingSarah Stockwell Arthen & Ben Grosscup.


Microbiologist Elaine Ingham is our Saturday evening keynote speaker. Following the keynote address is the Get Acquainted Party and Contra Dance (with music by Wild Asparagus) – meet others, have a good time and let all those new ideas soak in!


Catch new and interesting films all weekend, including “Force of Nature: The David Suzuki Movie“, “Queen of the Sun“, “Out Here“, “Food for Change” & “Food Chains“.

Ride Share, Accommodations & More

Have extra space in your vehicle? Need a ride? Check out our ride share listings!

Housing is available Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights. Whether you’re coming for a pre-conference early on Friday, or want to get a good night’s sleep before Saturday’s first workshop at 8am, check out dorm, camping, and hotel optionsOrganic meals are also available.

A Taste of the Conference

Whether it’s your first time or your 40th, whet your appetite by watching this video about the conference, featuring several 2014 presenters and a glimpse of what’s in store!




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