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“Transition to Organic” Tilth Conference Sessions
Join us for a series of sessions at the Tilth Conference related to transitioning your farm to organic production! These sessions are being offered for free – registration to attend the Tilth Conference is not required. However, meals and access to other Tilth Conference sessions are not included when you sign up for these sessions.
If you are already registered to attend the Tilth Conference, you do not need to also register here.
The sessions you will attend are:
- Organic 1: Solutions to Certification Stumbling Blocks (Brenda Book and Allison Dermond, WSDA Organic Program)
Friday, October 27; 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
- Organic 2: Transitioning to Organic: New Opportunities and Resources to Get There (Brenda Book, WSDA Organic Program)
Friday, October 27; 3:30-4:45 p.m.
- Organic 3: Common Sense Approaches to Organic from a Fruit Grower, Seed Producer, Wine Producer, and Produce Farmer (Nestor Garcia, Blue Gem Farms & AgWest Farm Credit; Katie Jagger, Saltwater Seeds; Mark Green, Wild Hare Organic Farm; Kiva and Jazmin Dobson, Klickitat Canyon Winery)
Saturday, October 28; 10:30-11:45 a.m.
These education sessions are supported through the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Transition to Organic Partnership Program (TOPP). TOPP is a program of the USDA Organic Transition Initiative and is administered by the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) National Organic Program (NOP).