Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
Join us for live, online discussions with experts on practical topics in agroforestry and perennial agriculture. Limited space is available, so register today! Instructions for accessing discussions will be provided upon registration.
7 pm CT
Terry Durham - Growing Elderberry for Health and Profit
Terry has been educating farmers , researchers, and consumers about elderberry since 1997. He has a elderberry nursery, manufacturers the processing equipment, aggregation of berries, and production of Elderberry products. Come learn the past, present, and future of Elderberry.
7 pm CT
Hannah Breckbill - Relying on Each Other: Co-operative land access and management
Hannah discusses her story of land access and the worker-owned co-operative structure of her farm. Hannah Breckbill founded Humble Hands Harvest in 2013 as a vegetable farm, and has diversified to include sheep, pastured pigs, and perennial nuts. She uses her location from the farm to advocate for more resilient and regenerative land use throughout the Midwest.
7 pm CT
Tom Wahl - Paw Paw Production and Marketing
Tom will discuss design, site selection, inter-planting, growing, harvesting, and marketing of pawpaws in a Midwestern agroforestry/perennial polyculture system. Tom Wahl was born and raised in Iowa, and graduated from Iowa State University 1n 1984, with a degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Biology. Tom, together with his wife Kathy Dice and their two children, grow around 80 different perennial crops in an integrated agroforestry/perennial polyculture system.
Perennial Farm Gathering
Dec 7-8, 2018 - Lussier Family Heritage Center, Madison, WI
Agroforestry for Pollinators Field Day
Sept 25, 2018 - Feral Farm, N2437 Brattset Lane, Jefferson, WI 53549
Aug 3-4, 2018 - Spring Grove, MN & Coon Valley, WI
Farm Tours @ NAFEX Conference
Jul 28, 2018 - Ogden/Sidney/Urbana, IL
NAFEX Fruits of the Heartland Conference
July 26-27, 2018 - Danville, IL
Agroforestry for Landowners Field Day
May 12, 2018 - Saturn Farm, Ogden, IL & Vulcan Farm, Sidney, IL
Perennial Farm Gathering 2017
Nov 29-30, 2017 - Lussier Family Heritage Center, Madison, WI
Green Lands Blue Waters Conference 2017
Nov. 28-29th, 2017 - Univeristy of Wisconsin-Madison
Oct 4, 2017 - Green Fire Farm, Monticello, WI
Sep 9, 2017 - Feral Farm, Jefferson, WI
Aug 4-5, 2017 - Southeast MN
Jul 30, 2017 - Saturn Farm & Vulcan Farm, Ogden, IL
Jul 15, 2017 - Carandale Farm, Oregon, WI
May 8, 2017 - Nightfall Farm, Crothersville, IN
Big River Beef Pasture Walk - Oak Savanna Silvopasture
May 2, 2017 - Soldiers Grove, WI
Grass Up Tour - Kick Off
May 2, 2017 - Madison, WI
Perennial Farmer Gathering
Feb 11, 2017 - Grayslake, IL
Green Lands Blue Waters Conference
Nov 29-30, 2016 - University of Missouri
Society of American Foresters National Convention
Nov 1-5, 2016 - Madison, WI
Agroforestry in Wisconsin Tour & Silvopasture Establishment Presentation - Details at safconvention.org.
Sep 19, 2016 - Driftless Pastures/Seven Seeds Farm, Spring Green, WI
Sep 11, 2016 - Fields Restored, Oregon, IL
Workshops in Planning and Management for Perennial Crops
Sep 10, 2016 - Urbana, IL
Sep 9, 2016 - Woody Perennial Polyculture Research Site, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jul 29-30, 2016 - Luck, WI
Jul 25-29, 2016 - University of Missouri Center for Agroforestry
Jul 24, 2016 - Vulcan Farm, Sidney IL
Grassworks Picnic and Pasture Walks
Jul 14, 2016 - Sunnyhill Acres Farm, Cascade, WI; Heidel Dairy Farm, Random Lake, WI
Apr 30, 2016 - Sun Dappled Farms, Elmwood, IL
Perennial Farmer Gathering
Feb 6, 2016 - Sun Dappled Farm Regenerative Ag Center, Elmwood, IL
WFEQ radio interview
Production agroforestry: a transformative solution for temperate agriculture.
The Land Connection Farm Beginnings Course. Nov 19, 2016. Urbana, IL.
Production agroforestry: scaling up perennial food and forage systems.
Pennsylvania State University public lecture. Oct 26, 2016. State College, PA.
Toward a permanent agriculture: land access and tenure for perennial enterprises.
Centre County Farmland Trust Annual Meeting. Oct 25, 2016. Bellefonte, PA.
Whole farm planning for perennial crops: profit, people and planet.
The Land Connection Workshop. Sep 10, 2016. Urbana IL.
Deploying a map-based network for participatory research and development of perennial agroecosystems.
Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting. Aug 8, 2016. Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Establishing seedling-stage silvopasture.
University of Wisconsin and Minnesota extension farmer workshop. Jul 29, 2016. Luck, WI.
Experiences working with landowners in agroforestry.
Agroforestry Academy. Jul 28, 2016. University of Missouri-Columbia, MO.
Participatory Research and Outreach in Savanna-Mimicking Agroecosystems.
Agroforestry in Action webinar. Mar 30, 2016. The Center for Agroforestry at the University of Missouri.
Getting Started in Restoration Agriculture and Silvopasture Design.
Indiana Small Farm Conference. Mar 4, 2016. Danville, IN.
Strategies for silvopasture establishment.
Grassworks Grazing Conference. Jan 15, 2016. Wisconsin Dells, WI.
Thank you for your support! See you in the field!
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