Thursday, February 08, 2007

Upcoming Events

Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association Conference
Submitted By: Tom Redfern, Sustainable Agriculture Coordinator

The 28th annual OEFFA Conference will be held March 3-4, 2007 at Granville High School in Granville, OH. This year's conference (titled "Landscapes of Well-Being: Renewing People, Place, and Spirit") will feature keynote speakers Sally Fallon (discussing nutrition) and Mark Shepard (discussing farm energy/permaculture).

Other highlights include: over 40 workshops on ways to grow and eat sustainably produced foods, local and organic meals, a contra dance with the Back Porch Swing Band, an exhibit hall, networking opportunities, a kids' conference, a supervised playroom, and more!

More information, a .pdf of the conference flyer and on-line registration are available at

P.S. There will be a pre-conference event on Friday, March 2, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Spend a day with author and speaker Sally Fallon as she shares a wealth of knowledge about life-supporting foods from around the world. Sally will help participants gain a better understanding of the role of certain ingredients and how the body processes them, and will present practical steps to gaining health and vitality through personal food choices. This event will also be in Granville, OH, but the exact location is still TBA.

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