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Results from USDA-NASS 2014 Organic Survey of all known organic producers in the United States that are certified, exempt from certification (those grossing less than $5,000 annually from organic sales), or transitioning to organic production.
Upcoming Winter Conferences
Farmer Veteran Stakeholders Conference
Nov. 17-19 | Sacremento, Calif.
2015 SOIL Conference
Nov. 19-10 | Des Moines, Iowa
Iowa Organic Conference
Nov. 22-24 | Iowa City, Iowa
Young Farmers Conference
Dec. 2-4 | Pocantico Hills, N.Y.
Midwest CSA Conference
Dec. 3-4 | Eau Claire, Wis.
Acres U.S.A. Conference and Trade Show
Dec. 8-11 | Pittsburgh, Penn.
Conservation Tillage Conference
Dec. 15-16 | Willmar, Minn.
Illinois Specialty Crops, Agritourism, and Organic Conference
Jan. 6-8 | Springfield, Ill.
Great Plains Growers Conference
Jan. 7-9 | St. Joseph, Mo.
Minnesota Organic Conference
Jan. 8-9 | St. Cloud, Minn.
GrassWorks Grazing Conference
Jan. 14-16 | Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Organic Agriculture Research Symposium
Jan. 20 | Pacific Grove, Calif.
Jan. 20-23 | Pacific Grove, Calif.
NPSAS 37th Annual Winter Conference
Jan. 21-23 | Aberdeen, S.D.
Practical Farmers of Iowa Conference
Jan. 22-23 | Ames, Iowa
Wis. Fruit & Vegetable Grower Conference
Jan. 24-26 | Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
Organic Seed Growers Conference
Feb. 4-6 | Corvallis, Ore.
SFA Annual Conference
Feb. 13 | St. Joseph, Minn.
SFA Midwest Soil Health Summit
Feb. 17-18 | Alexandria, Minn.
27th Annual MOSES Organic Farming Conference
Feb. 25-27 | La Crosse, Wis.
Check the Community Calendar under the Events tab above for more events related to organic and sustainable farming in the Upper Midwest.