Leah Penniman is the founder of Soul Fire Farm and the author of "Farming While Black: African Disasporic Wisdom for Farming & Food Justice." We are so excited to present her as our keynote speaker on Day 1 of our 37th Annual Winter Conference. This interview was recorded and transcribed in January 2019.
Winter Conference Blog Posts
In keeping with this year's theme—Food Traditions: Celebrating our Agricultural Roots—we are delighted to announce our keynote speakers:
The NOFA Vermont Winter Conference in Burlington, VT on February 18th-20th, is a rejuvenating and inspiring 3 days of learning, eating, and networking! Here are 8 reasons to join us this year.
Richmond, VT - The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA Vermont) is accepting workshop proposals for its 34th Annual Winter Conference. Proposals will be accepted until September 18th, 2015.
The 33rd Annual NOFA Vermont Winter Conference was held February 14-16 at the University of Vermont (UVM) in Burlington.
33rd Annual NOFA Vermont Winter Conference February 14-16, 2015 University of Vermont, Burlington
33rd Annual Winter Conference February 14-16, 2015 University of Vermont, Burlington
As we are gearing up for our winter educational offerings, we wanted to share that we have decided to not host a Direct Marketing Conference in 2015.
Are you a planner, educator, organizer? Do you love farms, food, and fun? Join the amazing NOFA-VT team! We're hiring for an Education Coordinator to manage our year-round schedule of events and our beginning farmer program.
We are exited to debut our new short film, Organic Matters, as part of the NOFA Vermont Winter Conference FarmsTED talks this morning!
There are still openings for youth ages 6-12 at our Children's Conference this weekend! The Children's Conference happens at the University of Vermont, simultaneously to the adult conference, but you don't have to be an adult attendee at the Winter Conference in order
This article is part of the NOFA Vermont Dairy and Livestock Technical Assistance Program.
The Winter Conference isn't just for farmers – there are over 20 workshops this year designed with homesteaders and gardeners in mind!
The NOFA-VT Winter Conference brings together organic growers and eaters from across the food system.
Each year, we make this space available for people to coordinate homesharing over the conference weekend. Please leave a comment on this post if you have space for conference-goers to stay, or if you are looking for a place to stay.