Events

Browse our wide range of events happening across Canada related to organic, regenerative and ecological agriculture – including field days, on-farm events, webinars, conferences, educational opportunities and more.

Dig into new and diverse cover cropping practices in the Peace Region, South Okanagan and Fraser Valley/Lower Mainland, spanning five different sectors.

April 29, 2024 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join Young Agrarians for a farm tour and potluck at McCormack Farm in beautiful Burton, BC!

April 27, 2024 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

This online course will give you the space to explore farming fundamentals, connect with the farming community, and learn about ways to get more involved in farming.

April 3 – 24, 2024

Seed swap, Local Seed Companies, ecological farm vendors & artisans, farmers’ market canteen, speakers , regenerative gardening, seed saving, wild foraging, home composting; raffles, door prizes, used garden book donation table, rain barrel demo, vermiculture demo, and kids activities.

April 6, 2024 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

SaskOrganics’ Annual Conference and Trade Show, Advancing Organics, is taking place in Saskatoon on March 27 & 28, 2024.

March 27 – 28, 2024 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Join Young Agrarians for a day in the orchard learning how to prune various types of fruit trees, led by local farmer Ashala Daniel of Solstedt Organics.

March 24, 2024 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join an incredible community of new and aspiring farmers as we work through creating the elements of a business plan that is fit for the farm of your dreams.

January 11, 2023 – March 21, 2024 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Are you interested in starting a co-operative? Join Young Agrarians for their new online course, How to Start a Co-op: An Introductory Course for Farmers!

January 23 – March 19, 2024

TC+ group members cordially invite the community to “Transition Into Spring” on March 16 at the Benson Centre in Cornwall. This event is designed to inspire connection and sustainable living in Cornwall and SDG.

March 16, 2024 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

Join us on March 13th to learn more about food, community and culture from farmer Sun Shan from Chi Garden and speaker Emily Morris from Plenty Canada.

March 13, 2024 7:00 pm

Are you dreaming of growing food on the prairies? Have you been dropping hints to your friends to join you? Looking for land, but don’t know how to make it a reality?

March 11, 2024 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Are you dreaming of growing food on the prairies? Have you been dropping hints to your friends to join you? Looking for land, but don’t know how to make it a reality?

March 11, 2024 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us next Friday, March 8th, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm for a virtual International Women’s Day screening and panel featuring farmers from across the country – featured in NFU’s Depth of Field film series.

March 8, 2024 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Are you dreaming of growing beautiful vegetables? Do you love soil microbes? Is regenerating the land part of your farming vision?

Then join us for the no-till for new farmers webinar to learn about no-till vegetable production with Farmer Jesse!

March 4, 2024 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join Darcy Smith, YA’s BC Land Matching Program Manager, and Pascale Schittecatte, YA’s Okanagan Land Matcher, to learn the tools for effective land sharing negotiations.

February 28, 2024 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Want to know more about new, efficient and innovative ways to approach weeding? On Monday, Feb. 26th, join Organic BC for a free virtual workshop on autonomous weeding robots currently available in BC!

February 26, 2024 9:30 am – 11:30 am

GOT LAND? WANT LAND? Are you a landholder looking for farmers? Are you a farmer looking for land? We want you!

February 24, 2024 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Eco Farm Day brings together established farmers and new farmers with related businesses interested in food and farming in Eastern Ontario & Western Quebec.

February 24, 2024 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join Kendall Ballantine, the founder of Marketing for Farmers and Central Park Farms to learn about how to market your new farm business.

February 21, 2024 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join Regeneration Canada on February 20th to explore how regenerative food production is healthier for the soil, people and the planet.

February 20, 2024 7:00 pm

Are you dreaming of growing food on the prairies? Have you been dropping hints to your friends to join you? Looking for land, but don’t know how to make it a reality?

February 12, 2024 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

What do Indigenous perspectives tell us about interlocking Earth crises like climate change, biodiversity loss, and food injustice, and ways to respond to these?

February 8, 2024 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Join Darcy Smith, YA’s B.C. Land Matching Program Manager, to learn about the nuts and bolts of land access in B.C.

February 7, 2024 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Farming is often romanticized, and while it has an innate beauty, the job is not for the faint of heart.

February 6, 2024 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join Leslie Anne St. Armour of RAVEN, Natasha Anderson of Minwaadizi Farm, and Julian Napoleon of Amisk Farm for a panel discussion on land back and Indigenous food sovereignty.

January 31, 2024 6:00 am – 8:00 pm

The 2024 Guelph Organic Conference, themed “Bring Organic Home,” offers workshops, speakers, and a public trade show from January 24th to 27th.

January 24 – 27, 2024

The expo encompasses all aspects of the organic industry while in the organic hotspot of the thumb of Michigan, just across the water from Canada!

January 18 – 19, 2024

Join Regeneration Canada on January 17th to explore how to localize supply chains and improve transparency to create more regenerative, regionally-rooted food systems.

January 17, 2024 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join Young Agrarians for a webinar to learn about the Young Agrarians Apprenticeship Program.

January 16, 2024 5:00 pm

Join Organic BC for a free virtual workshop on the effective management of thistle and bindweed in multiple agricultural settings.

January 15, 2024 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The first of three webinars on how to find farmland on the prairies features first-generation farmer Katie McInnes of The Dogs Run Farm.

January 15, 2024 5:00 pm

Would you like to spend a season living and working on a farm? Come learn with Young Agrarians!

December 16, 2023 9:00 am

Join us for a weekend of community building, knowledge sharing, and storytelling.

December 2 – 3, 2023 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

farming enterprise on your own? This session is a great place to get your collaborative juices flowing. Explore the myths, challenges, and opportunities of the cooperative model.

November 28, 2023 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Are you a landholder looking for farmers? Are you a farmer looking for land? We want you! Join us for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of land access.

November 26, 2023 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The National Farmers Union’s annual convention in Canada, with the theme “The Future of Farming: In Our Hands,” includes discussions and democratic processes to shape the organization’s policies.

November 23 – 25, 2023 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

There is an inherent relationship between people, land, and our food systems. Join us on November 22nd to discuss how we might strengthen our collective relationship with the landscape, food, and each other.

November 22, 2023 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Join Young Agrarian’s Melanie Buffel for a hands-on look at exercising your business planning muscles.

November 21, 2023 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The Organic Summit is a two-day event that promises to influence the trajectory of our organic future. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of it!

November 20, 2023

Are you a landholder looking for farmers? Are you a farmer looking for land? We want you! Join us for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of land access.

November 18, 2023 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join COG at the MFGA Regen Ag Conference!

November 13 – 15, 2023

Register now for the 2023 BC Organic Conference, returning in-person to celebrate its 30th anniversary!

November 7 – 9, 2023

Join COG at the Organic Alberta Conference!

November 3 – 4, 2023

Join the Organic Council of Ontario (OCO) on Wednesday, October 25, 2023, for one of the most important days of the year for Ontario’s organic sector!

October 25, 2023

If you want to: THEN JOIN US IN THE 2020 ORGANIC VEGETABLE SEED PRODUCTION COURSE! In partnership with USC Canada through The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security, COG is excited to open registration for Canada’s only intermediate-level Organic Vegetable Seed Production e-learning certificate! This 18-week program runs January 20th – May 24th, 2020. Designed with flexibility, this certificate program will be […]

September 18, 2019 – September 11, 2020