Category Archives: Meetings

Farmer veteran stakeholders conference unites military, agricultural communities

Farmer veterans from across the country came together recently at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, for the largest gathering of military veteran farmers in the nation. Three hundred farmer veterans, including the agricultural, governmental and nonprofit groups that … Continue reading

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Seventh Annual Chapman Phytosanitary Irradiation Forum set for March 21-22

Mark your calendars to attend the Seventh Annual Chapman Phytosanitary Irradiation Forum on March 21-22 at Chapman University in Orange, California. Organized in cooperation with the USDA and the Joint FAO/IAEA Programme, the objective of the forum is to increase … Continue reading

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BANR meeting on new technologies for agriculture production and research

The public is invited to attend an open afternoon session of the Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources (BANR) on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. The open session will explore two related themes: High-tech Innovations for Agriculture (with an overview presentation … Continue reading

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Videos Posted: Second Annual Integrated Pest Management Online Conference

The second annual IPM Online Conference, hosted by the Northeastern IPM Center (NEIPMC), featured updates from active projects funded by the NEIPMC’s Partnership Grants Program and from IPM-related projects funded through the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture and Education Program and USDA-NIFA’s … Continue reading

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Mosquitos and Ticks and Bed bugs, Oh My! Oct. 27 9 a.m. Eastern

Three scientists will present on the topic of insects that feed on humans—and in two of the three cases, carry serious diseases. The presentations on mosquitoes, ticks, and bed bugs will be given during a special session at the annual … Continue reading

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The IPM Climate & Weather Conference – Aug. 15 at Albany CCE, Voorheesville, NY

Climate, Weather, Data: Protecting Our Crops and Landscapes will be held Aug. 15 at the Albany County Cornell Cooperative Extension Office, 24 Martin Rd., Voorheesville, NY 12186. Because space is limited, pre-register on the Registration page.  The Climate, Weather, Data portal has … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: 5th National Women in Sustainable Agriculture Conference

Soliciting Workshop Proposals Making Connections Toward Resiliency Portland, Oregon Nov. 30-Dec. 2, 2016 The 5th National Conference for Women in Sustainable Agriculture is calling for workshop proposal ideas that will build a rich program for our audience. This conference brings … Continue reading

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