Winter Conference

Attendee and Guest Name:
Farm / School Name:

Beginning Farmer (Beg.Farmer) less than 10 years as a farmer, farm apprentice, worker or intern.

Scholarships are available.
Please email to request.
Jewish Farmer Network attendees, please email and note JFN qualified.

Audubon Education Center, Bristol RI
1401 Hope Street, Bristol, RI

Yes, we’ve moved the Conference to Bristol, but it’s only one (1) mile South from the old location, with lots of on-site parking and room to spread out.

Learn More about the workshops and speakers on
our 2019 Winter Conference page.


Our Winter Conference is made possible by our generous sponsors.  Past sponsors have included: Farm Credit East, the RI Department of Environmental Management’s Division of Agriculture via a USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant, Southside Community Land Trust.

Interested in becomming a sponsor?
Sponsorship Form – 2019 Winter Conference

Vendors and Exhibitors

Our vendors and exhibitors contribute to the day by providing a range of related services and information helpful to our attendees.  Exhibitor spaces include a 6′ table and admission for two.

Exhibitor Form – 2019 Winter Conference
and send to Jason Valcourt at

Note, Space is limited and all vendors and exhibitors need approval prior to payment.

Pre- approved vendors and exhibitors my use the on-line payment method below or choose to pay by check.

Vendor Register Here

The Northeast Organic Farming Association of RI (N O F A / R I) Winter Conference is our largest educational and fundraising event of the year.  Sunday March 3, 2019 is our 6th annual conference with a full day of workshops with nationally recognized speakers in organic and sustainable agriculture as well as influential speakers from across Rhode Island and New England, networking sessions, our annual meeting and a delicious potluck meal. This year’s Winter Conference had something for everyone, be they a gardener, farmer or fan of organic foods.

N O F A / R I is dedicated to supporting organic and sustainable food, farming, and gardening in Rhode Island through education, technical assistance and policy advocacy. NO F A / R I is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.