Winter Conference Blog Posts

January 15, 2019 •
Kim Mercer, NOFA-VT Communications Coordinator

A Conversation with Author/Farmer/Activist Leah Penniman

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.

December 4, 2018 •
Livy Bulger, NOFA-VT Education Coordinator

2019 Winter Conference Keynote Speakers

In keeping with this year's theme—Food Traditions: Celebrating our Agricultural Roots—we are delighted to announce our keynote speakers:

February 7, 2017 •
Kim Mercer, Communications Coordinator

8 great reasons to attend the NOFA-VT Winter Conference

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.

December 3, 2014

Keynote Speaker Announced!

33rd Annual Winter Conference February 14-16, 2015 University of Vermont, Burlington

June 10, 2014

NOFA hiring Education Coordinator

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.

February 12, 2014

Children's Conference - Space & Scholarships Available!

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

January 24, 2014

Winter Conference Homesharing

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.