Please help us thank these generous sponsors for supporting the 2017 MOSES Conference!
Blazing Star Sponsors
Full line of organic beef, pork, chicken and turkey from the Organic Valley cooperative of family farmers.
America’s largest organic farmer cooperative with more than 1600 farmer-owners nationwide offering certified organic dairy, eggs, juice, produce and soy, as well as meat under the Organic Prairie label.
A leading distributor of organic and locally grown produce.
Provides crop insurance to farmers and ranchers and helps producers manage business risks through effective, market-based risk management solutions.
Whole Foods Market is a mission-driven company that aims to set the standards of excellence for food retailers.
A leader in organic field crop seed, offering Corn, PuraMaize, Leafy Silage, Soybeans, Alfalfa and BMR through local dealers. In-house research and development. Privately owned and operated.
A Canadian company with over thirty years of grain trading experience. FFM supplies the organic, Non-GMO, and specialty crop industries with prime food and feed grade products. FFM handles all documentation, pays within 10 days and takes possession of product at the farm gate.
Merchandiser of organic grains across the U. S. and Canada, and a leader in the organic feed industry. F. W. Cobs provides the most reliable service for payment and logistics in the grain industry. Elevator locations: IA: Council Bluffs, Saint Ansgar; MN: Grove City; 888-531-4888, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Privately held, family-owned business working with organic farmers for over 25 years. We offer farm gate pricing and organic production contracts for corn, soybeans, oats and many other organic grains, along with a Sustainable Grower Program and agronomy services to help you get the most from your organic operation
More than 20 years ago, our founders helped pioneer the organic dairy movement and we became the first company to supply organic milk nationwide.
MOSA Certified Organic is a USDA accredited, nonprofit organic certification agency. Founded in 1999, we certify farms, processors and retailers.
100% Fair Trade, organic, shade grown coffee, bike-delivered locally and by biodiesel van.
A community-owned natural food grocery store that promotes local farmers and producers through an emphasis on fresh, healthy, sustainable food.
Purple Cow Organics has developed an extensive line of products for organic agricultural professionals (that’s a fancy name for us organic farmers). OMRI-listed compost based mineral blends, seed starting media, organic fertilizers, liquid biological concentrate and a variety of foliar amendments.
Suståne Natural Fertilizer Inc
The highest quality organic. Technical customer support and service. Granular slow release and new water soluble powder liquid fertilizer products for the professional organic grower and home gardener. Based on 30 years of applied research. Minnesota made. Sold worldwide. Since 1988.
Improving and protecting crops with a wide range of organic solutions: insecticides, PGRs and soil & seed applied solutions.
Part of the national Farm Credit System. Agstar has developed successful programs in loans, leases, rural community development, crop insurance, consulting and rural home mortgages. As a value-added financial services cooperative, AgStar allocates patronage dividends to its stockholders.
Badgerland Financial, a member-owned cooperative, offers loan products and services to support agriculture and rural communities in southern Wisconsin.
Clif Bar & Company
Working to help create a healthier, more just and sustainable food system. To date, 74 percent of everything we buy is certified organic. We’ve purchased over 522 million pounds of organic ingredients since 2002. We strive to increase organic and certified-sustainable purchases every year
Ag Resource Inc
Irrigation systems, berry plants, fruit & vegetable production supplies & equipment, food safety items, Imants Spader, organic crop inputs, oil press.
Full line of fertilizers and biologicals for organic crops, including grasses, legumes, row crops, small grains and produce.
Albert Lea Seed House
Third generation, family owned & operated farm seed company in business for over 90 years. Specializing in certified organic & non-GMO farm seed.
Back Forty Creative
Dedicated to providing responsible and strategic branding, print design, and web design services for sustainable businesses.
Bay Shore Sales
Offers Hatzenbichler tillage equipment, untreated non-GMO seed, crop inputs with contracting of production with Everbest Organics
BCS America LLC
BCS is the premier all-gear driven, two-wheel tractor with a wide array of attachments, including those needed for intensive vegetable production.
Blue Farm Chips
Locally owned, organically grown tortilla chips produced and distributed by Randy and Judy Hughes of Janesville, Wis.
Leading manufacturer of premium fertilizers and bio-pesticides – including over 50 OMRI listed products.
Cashton Farm Supply
Processor of Organic Poultry Rations. Supplier of Big Dutchmen Systems.
Certis USA LLC
A pioneer in the development of biological pesticides and has become one of the world’s leading manufacturers and distributors of biopesticides.
Co-op Partners Warehouse
Cooperatively-owned wholesale and retail organic food sales
Maker of Drammatic Fertilizer, a fish hydrolysate, for organic, sustainable, and conventional crop production.
Liquid Organic Fertilizer derived from poultry manure. OMRI, WSDA, CDFA and PCO certified. Our products will not clog your equipment.
Test with confidence using our simple, rapid kits to detect GMO’s and mycotoxins. Within minutes, our reliable technology delivers accurate, traceable results.
We are a worker-owned cooperative. We partner with organized small organic farmers to import fair trade coffee, chocolate, tea, bananas and avocados.
Fertrell has pioneered organic fertilizer manufacturing since 1946. Offering the highest quality organic Fertilizer and Livestock supplements!
Foundation Organic Seeds LLC
Grow and market organic and specialty corn seed for silage and grain. Grow and market alfalfa seed especially adapted to organic farming systems.
International Certification Services (ICS)
ICS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Where Food Comes From, Inc., specializing in organic, gluten-free and related certification services.
Johnny’s Selected Seeds
Mail order and online catalog of seeds, tools, and organic growing supplies to help families, friends, and communities feed one another. An employee-owned company.
Provides an easy way for farmers to market their organic and transitional organic crops on-line. Check prices, find new buyers, and get secure, fast payment.
Michael Fields Agricultural Institute (MFAI)
For over 30 years, Michael Fields Agricultural Institute has been a leading innovator in Sustainable Agriculture Research, Education, and Advocacy.
Provides advanced Composting Systems to customers around the world. MBS is involved in every aspect of the compost business.
Midwestern BioAg, Inc.
A premium fertilizer and livestock nutrition company with a complete line of organic crop inputs and livestock minerals.
Minnesota Crop Improvement Association (MCIA)
Offers organic certification services to producers and handlers in the Midwest.
National Co+op Grocers
Business services cooperative with 150 member and associate retail food co-ops operating over 200 stores in 38 states, representing 1.3 million consumer owners.
Nature’s International Certification Services (NICS)
Organic certification for organic producers and processors/handlers everywhere.
North Wind Renewable Energy, LLC
Wisconsin-based renewable energy solution provider, specializing in the design and installation of solar energy and efficient biomass systems.
A leading nonprofit certifier, educator and advocate for organic agriculture and products since 1974.
Organic Farmers’ Agency for Relationship Marketing (OFARM)
OFARM is committed to the promotion of fair, equitable, and profitable farm gate prices for all segments of organic production.
Swiss-based Penergetic offers a holistic approach to sustainable agriculture, including innovative products for soil, crops, manure/compost, animals and water.
The Scoular Company
Marketing organic grain and ingredients for organic farmers since 1995, including corn, soybeans, small grains and meals.
Sno Pac Foods Inc
Grower and processor of organic vegetables and fruits, also available are organic fruit juices.
Soil Works LLC
All-natural soil nutrient company helping producers grow high quality food.
SQM North America
Maker of Allganic products, a family of natural mineral fertilizers, OMRI listed and approved for use in USDA organic certified crops.
Aims to provide the finest foods available. We want to bring Intelligent, healthful living into your home.
Stonebridge Ltd. supplies identity preserved non-GMO and organic soybeans/corn to domestic and international markets.
We manufacture products that offer quality, durability and dependability. Our unique designs solve problems common with today’s farming practices.
SunOpta Grains and Food Group
Buyers of organic and non-GMO corn, soybeans and small grains.
Tend: Smart Farm Tools
Software to empower your farm. Offering tools for record keeping, crop planning, analytics, online sales, and more. Available on mobile and web.
Tuff-bilt Tractors Mfg. Inc.
Used on small and organic farms. The tractor has a 19hp motor, 20 inch ground clearance, and 2 (front and rear) category “0” three-point hitches.
USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA)
Provides farmers with a strong safety net through farm commodity, loss coverage, conservation, disaster and farm loan programs.
USDA NRCS Wisconsin
NRCS works one-on-one with you to provide technical expertise and financial assistance to make conservation work on private lands.
Makers of living media for organic growers.
Waseda Farms LLC
We are a certified farm raising beef, pork, poultry, eggs & produce, operating 2 stores & are looking for more partners & team members to help us grow.
Welter Seed and Honey Company
We offer a wide selection of organic farm seed including alfalfa, clover, corn, soybeans, peas, grasses, small grains, and cover crops, etc.
Wisconsin Dept of Ag, Trade & Consumer Protection
Assures the safety and quality of food, efficient use of ag resources, healthy animals and plants, and the vitality of Wisconsin agriculture and commerce.
Wisconsin Farmers Union
Enhancing the quality of life for family farmers, rural communities and all people through educational opportunities, cooperative endeavors and civic engagement.
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
The Xerces Society is a nonprofit organization that protects wildlife through the conservation of invertebrates and their habitat.
Absorbent Products Ltd
As a major supplier to organic farms throughout the USA, Absorbent Products has been offering OMRI – certified agricultural solutions for over 15 years.
Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems (CIAS)
Breaking new ground in research and education for profitable farms and businesses, resilient landscapes and healthy communities.
Great Harvest Organics
Producer and supplier of certified organic corn, soybean, and wheat seeds.
Mississippi Market National Foods Co-op
A cooperatively owned, natural food store that supports people in accessing and understanding, delicious, local, equitable, and sustainably sourced foods.
Mountain Rose Herbs
Suppliers of the freshest bulk organic herbs, spices, teas, essential oils, and herbal products, with over 4,000 products all from natural sources.
Rimol Greenhouse Systems
Manufacturer of greenhouses, high tunnels and moveable tunnels for organic farmers.
Interested in sponsoring?
Please contact Tom for a Sponsor Information Package.*
Tom Manley, Events Assistant
*Organizations must complete an application process, which includes a review to ensure compatibility with the conference mission.