Eco Farm Day 2012 Presentations

Here we present a selection of the presentations that were given at the 2012 Conference. These presentations are all in PDF format.


Plenary Session – Beau’s
Steve and Tim Beauchesne

Keynote Speaker – Why Take Action to Stop GM Alfalfa?
Lucy Sharratt, Canadian Biotechnology Action Network (CBAN), Collaborative Campaigning for Food Sovereignty and Environmental Justic

Garlic! Pleasure and Profit
Connie Horbas, Rainbow Farm

Equipment Selection and Planning for New Market Gardeners
Reid Allaway, Tourne-Sol Co-operative Farm

Co-operating for Success – Bringing Farmers and Consumers Together
Russ Christianson

Using the Internet to Connect Farmers and Consumers
Andy Storm, The Farm E-Store

Managing Soil Profile for Performance in Field Crops
Anne Weill, Centre d’expertise et de transfert en agriculture biologique et de proximité

Scaling Up Organic Market Gardening
Colleen Ross, Waratah Downs Farm

Small-Scale and Home Dehydration of Fruits and Vegetables
Donald G. Mercer, Food Science, University of Guelph Kemptville Campus

Stilettos to Rubber Boots…a Lawyer from Country to City and Back Again. A Guide to Buying your Farm
Angela Coleman, Sand Road Maple Farm

The ABCs of Organic Soil and Plant Fertility Inputs
Valérie Yoder and Simon Neufeld, Homestead Organics

An Update on Eco Energy Production, Programs, Technology, and Economics
Chris Weissflog, EcoGen Energy Inc.

Organic Wine Production
Pauline Joicey & Gilbert Provost, Redtail Vineyard

Organic Health for Increasing Wellness and Energy
Organice Lifestyle Handout
Katherine Willow, Carp Ridge EcoWellness Centre

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