Organic Link E-News

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The monthly Organic Link provides news about resources, events, research and funding opportunities related to organic and sustainable farming. You can read recent editions here, or sign up to receive the Organic Link by email. Click the “Sign Up” button to the right.

Current edition:

April 2014

New Farmer Summit gives beginning farmers food for thought
Disaster assistance sign-up opens April 15
Events, webinars focus on organic ag
Save 25% on books about food, farming
Free manuals cover organic plant breeding
Report provides examples of SARE-funded projects
Online registries help farmers avoid pesticide drift on fields
Website gives tips for controlling wildlife pests
Programs help people decide if farming is a fit
Expo highlights organic products in Wisconsin
Land Link-Up connects buyers, sellers

Recent editions:

March 2014

MOSES Conference draws 3,400+ together to learn, grow inspired
Summit offers workshops, food, fun for beginning farmers
Free training teach conservation practices
Webinar encourages women to lead
New resources highlight organic research
NOSB seeks new members
New tool helps farmers measure soil organic matter
NRCS updates soil survey website
Report shows value of prairie strips
Recordings available from cover crop conference
New short film explains “why organic?”
New grant program targets future organic farmers
Organic World Congress registration opens
Webinar covers weed management

February 2014

Ready for the 25th MOSES Conference?
Add an all-day course to your conference trip!
Get notices in new MOSES Conference App
Exciting time for research
Support organic farming at benefit dinner
Thanks to our Blazing Star Sponsors

January 2014

USDA opens comment period on 2,4-D ready crops
Comment on USDA’s Coexistence proposal
Certification Cost Share in Farm Bill?
Comment period for GE apple ends soon
USDA to survey organic farmers about pricing
Videos highlight weed management strategies
Grants available to improve conditions for livestock
Grant program helps farms, orchards with sustainability, outreach
Online conference focuses on CSAs
Grow your organic food business
Workshops teach Holistic Management

December 2013

FDA receives thousands of comments on FSMA
Conservation program opens enrollment
USDA seeks comments to enhance agricultural coexistence
Farmers connect online through forum
December webinars cover variety of topics
Online ‘college’ geared to market farmers
Seed conference occurs next month

November 2013

MOSES Conference registration opens Nov. 25
Research Forum poster submissions open
Ask Congress to support organic farming
NOSB reschedules canceled meeting to April
Farm Transitions Toolkit now online
Drake put Legal Guide for Direct Marketing online
Blobaum recognized for contributions to organic ag
Whole Foods supports local farmers with loans
USDA creates grass-fed beef market report
Webinars focus on legal issues for farmers
Help a fellow farmer score a Super Bowl ad
Conference season schedule

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