Eco-Ag U

Eco-Ag U


Dig deeper into the core technologies of eco-agriculture and gain the tools necessary to take your operation to the next level!
Eco-Ag U workshops are all-day advanced learning classes for the dedicated eco-farmer. Your Eco-Ag U registration will also give you access to all the conference session and activities, and the trade show, where you can learn more from experts in sustainable agriculture.

You can choose to attend a session on Tuesday OR on Wednesday or attend a session each day and get a multi-day discount.


Tuesday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Biological Farming Strategies to Build Soil Health and Maximize ProductivityGary Zimmer & Leilani Zimmer Durand

Cultivating Resilience to Environmental Stress on the Farm – Presenter TBA

Hemp Production and Marketing – Presenter TBA


Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Managing Weeds and Disease Through Soil HealthVail Dixon

Building Your Own Market with the Cooperative ModelMarty Travis


Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Creating a Farm-Scale Permaculture OperationMark Shepard

Mineral Nutrition & Plant DiseaseDr. Don Huber
World-famous speaker, author and soil scientist Dr. Don Huber will address critical soil management techniques involving mineral nutrition, and how balancing the right minerals in your soil will help decrease disease pressure, among other many benefits. Go deep with Dr. Huber as he explores both primary minerals, and the secondary minerals that really drive crop health. This session will be perfect for anyone who is looking for specific soil health techniques, is trying to crack the case on common plant diseases, and/or is in need of an advanced education on soil minerals.

Building Human Health Through a Thriving Food System – Presenter TBA

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be available for Eco-Ag U workshops.

Check back as we continue to add more workshop details.