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EcoFarm is committed to fostering new leadership in ecological agriculture through its Scholarship and Work Trade Programs. Applicants from diverse backgrounds doing transformative work in under-represented communities are encouraged to apply to participate in these programs. EcoFarm Scholarships...Read more
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Join EcoFarm for a hands-on introduction to growing and saving your own seed supply! Community members are welcome. This FREE workshop will be taught by Jesse Hersh, owner of the small seed company start-up Con Semilla . After sharing a brief history of today's seed...Read more
Earl's Organic Produce is an all-organic produce handler and a long-time sponsor of the EcoFarm Conference. Rodger Wasson of Farm to Table Talk along with two EcoFarm staff members journeyed over to Earl's warehouse to learn about their operation and the reasons why Earl sends over 30 of his...Read more
At EcoFarm Conference, people both young and old bring together their ideas to revolutionize the way agriculture works, from the field all the way to the checkout line. Today we kick off our scholarship campaign to fund the next wave of EcoFarmers eager to shape that conversation. Will you support...Read more
EcoFarm is thrilled to announce keynote speakers Gabe Brown, Ray Archuleta, and David Johnson to speak on EcoFarm opening night, introduced here by farmer emeritus Tom Willey of TD Willey Farms. North Dakota farmer Gabe Brown is the celebrated poster kid for a new breed of no-till practitioners,...Read more
Join EcoFarm and Santa Cruz CRAFT for an exclusive tour of ALBA's Organic Farm Incubator in Salinas, and learn about Aggrigator's new e-commerce marketplace! Attendance is free, community members welcome. ALBA (Agriculture and Land-Based Training Association) is a non-profit organization with a 100...Read more
Come one, come all to the Hoes Down Harvest Festival, October 7 & 8 at Full Belly Farm! Join revelers, agricultural enthusiasts, families, artists, and musicians to celebrate our 30th birthday - We're still dirty at thirty! Along with dancing, smiles, and hugging arms, e njoy yummy organic food...Read more
Congratulations to Patricia Larenas and Ellen Cavalli - they each won a Dirt First tee for participating in our #dirtfirstselfie social media contest! About our prize winners... Baby Dean , Next Gen environmental protector, is the grandson of Patricia Larenas, the founder of Urban Artichoke where...Read more
We are honored to announce the first line-up of keynote speakers to present at EcoFarm Conference 2018! Winona LaDuke John Ikerd Doria Robinson Winona LaDuke (Anishinaabe) is an internationally renowned activist, author, and orator working on issues of climate change, renewable energy, sustainable...Read more
EcoFarm's July CRAFT workshop is a rare opportunity to learn about humane animal husbandry. Attendance is free, RSVP required, community members welcome! Fiesta Farm is a first-generation family farm located north of Salinas near Watsonville, California. Farmers Aurelio and Sarah Lopez' main focus...Read more

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