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Questions about organic and sustainable farming practices? 
This is the place with answers. Choose a category above to see the latest research, resources, and stories from our Organic Broadcaster newspaper.

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Click on “Ask a Specialist” to submit your farming or certification question.



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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.

EcoFarm Conference
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.

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