NOFA Summer Conference

August 12 – 14
Summer ConferenceUMass/Amherst

Join people from across the Northeast and beyond for a three-day celebration of the grassroots organic movement. Here learning is a community action – with amazing farmers, presenters, seminars, workshops, food and fun. Immerse yourself with like-minded practitioners and curious learners eager to share their inspiration and ideas for organic food, farming, health, activism and beyond.

Children's Conference

Children’s Conference

Young people can build their organic vision for the future at the children’s and teens’ conferences.

The 2016 keynote speakers bring a passion for solutions. Hear Leah Penniman, food justice activist and farmer at Soul Fire Farm and André Leu, international organic agronomist and President of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM).

Workshops at Summer Conference

Workshops at Summer Conference

We encourage everyone to attend, regardless of income level. Work exchange and scholarship opportunities are available, as are discounts for groups of five or more and multiple children from the same family.

Take advantage of member discounts.

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