nodpa logo


Organic Checkoff
Field Days Archives

NODPA Industry News
National News
Feed & Grain Prices Organic Pay Price
O-Dairy ListServ

Submit An Event •   
Farmer Classifieds
Business Directory
Contact Us

Featured Farms

Support NODPA








Know about an event you think NODPA members would be interested in?

Click here to submit your event, and thanks in advance for the information.

NODPA Events Calendar

January | February | March | April | May | June | July

August | September | October | November | December

January 2018

January 13, 2018
Cover. Diversify. Regenerate, the 31st Annual NOFA/Mass Winter Conference
Worcester State University, Worcester, MA

Join our keynote, Regenerative Pioneer Gabe Brown, and over 60 farming and gardening experts at this year’s 31st Annual NOFA/Mass Winter Conference. This year’s theme is Cover, Diversity, Regenerate. We will explore how soils can be improved and degraded soils can be restored by promoting the biological function of the soil ecosystem with living plant cover, mulches, and smart farm systems.

January 19-21, 2018
Healthy People, Healthy Planet, NOFA-NY
36th Annual Winter Conference
Saratoga Hilton & City Center, Saratoga Springs, NY

This year’s theme—Healthy People, Healthy Planet—recognizes the intersection of health and agriculture. We will celebrate the production of nutritious food in an organic system that maintains and encourages the well-being of the earth and all inhabitants. With 12 workshop tracks, there really is something for everyone, especially with this year’s addition of the Wellness Fair. This one-day event will provide health screenings, massages, acupuncture, reiki and more! We are thrilled to offer our members and conference participants information to live a healthy life. To receive a $10 discount, register by December 15, 2017. Pre-registration closes January 12, 2018. For more information, visit

Thursday and Friday, January 25 & 26, 2018
2018 Northeast Pasture Consortium
The Century House, 997 New London Road, Latham, NY (Albany County)

The 2018 annual conference will be held in Latham, NY at the Century House Hotel and Conference Center on January 25 and 26 prior to the Winter Green-Up Grass-Fed Beef Conference being held on January 27 at the same location (see listing, below). We will have a session on flexible riparian area pasture management that our Pasture Systems & Watershed Management Research Unit of USDA-ARS in University Park, PA has been working on the past 3 or 4 years at our request, 2 sessions on soil health, producer showcase session, a poster paper session of interest to pasture farmers and support people, a session on ruminant fatty acid research that challenges past research that has dampened demand for whole milk and meat products, and sessions to prioritize research, education, and technical assistance needs. For more information, visit their website at

Saturday, January 27, 2018
Tenth Annual Winter Green-Up 2018 Winter Green-Up Conference
The Century House, 997 New London Road, Latham NY (Albany County)

This year, by popular request, Winter Green-Up continues as a one-day event. We’ve made sure that there are great speakers, vendors, and the traditional Winter Green-Up lunch – at a great price, $75.00 per person. Register online at Questions about the conference may be directed to Hank Bignell at or to Tove Ford, 518-765-3518 or











NODPA, 30 Keets Rd, Deerfield, MA 01342 FAX: 866- 554-9483 PHONE: 413 772 0444