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Organic Grain Conference & Trade Show
The Organic industry is changing. The Organic Grain Conference & Trade Show brings together diverse stakeholders to explore advancements and issues in grain farming together.
The Organic Grain Conference & Trade Show is the largest event in Illinois dedicated solely to organic grain education, research, and networking! The 2019 conference will build upon the first two amazing years by increasing the number of break out sessions from two to four and growing the trade show to 25+ vendors. The first day will also be a special break-out track devoted to transitioning to organic grain production.
PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP | February 13 | $45
Navigating Organic Certification
CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW | February 14 | $65
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Francis Thicke
“Defending the Core of the Organic Standard”
Session Topics Include:
– Organic & Transition Budgets
– Grain Buyers Panel
– Nitrogen Management
– Participatory Testing of Corn
– USDA Add-on Labels
– Legal Issues in Organics
– Certification on Leased Land
– Managing a Parallel Operation
FULL CONFERENCE PACKAGE | February 13 & 14 | $99
Prices increase on February 1 | Registration closes February 10
Lunch is included on both days. Registration for the Conference & Trade Show includes breakfast and a local Beer & Spirits Mixer at the conclusion of the conference.
Register for the conference and learn more on our website: https://thelandconnection.org/OGC2019