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Senator, Governor and DEQ director among Harvesting Clean Energy Conference Speakers
Three of Montana’s most prominent public servants were among the plenary speakers at the 2014 Harvesting Clean Energy Conference, which was hosted by the National Center for Appropriate Technology on February 4-6, 2014, at the Red Lion Colonial Inn in Helena, Montana.
Jon Tester is a United States Senator representing Montana. Steve Bullock is governor of the State of Montana. Tracy Stone-Manning is the director of the Montana Department of Environmental Quality.
We’ve posted the videos on the conference website.
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Conference: Organic Weed Management Webinar Series
Topic: Managing Weeds with Crop Rotations
Presenter: Tammy Howard, ~ NCAT Specialist
Registration Info: Crop rotations are one of the most effective strategies for managing weeds. In this webinar, Tammy Howard will cover principles for effective weed management through the use of crop rotations and cover crops.
Posted: 2014-02-27 16:20:29
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Conference: California Small Farms Conference
Topic: Apprenticeships and Crowd Sourcing
Presenter: Marisa Alcorta, ~ NCAT Specialist
Location: Ronhert Park, California
Registration Info: The 27th California Small Farm Conference will offer a strong and diverse program, featuring thematic tracks in Certified Farmers Market Managers, Emerging Issues, Production, Farm Management, and Marketing.
Posted: 2014-02-19 16:32:20
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Conference: California Small Farm Conference
Topic: Biodiversity on the Farm
Presenter: Rex Dufour, ~ NCAT Western Office Regional Director
Location: Rohnert Park, California
Registration Info: The California Small Farm Conference is the state’s premier gathering of small-scale farmers and ranchers, farmers market managers and others involved in the small farm community. Rex will be leading one of the field courses that will demonstrate how biodiverse farms are more resilient to drought or flood stresses.
Posted: 2014-02-27 16:20:54
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Conference: Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA) of New York
Topic: Managing Cover Crops and Hay in a Day
Presenter: Norm Conrad, ~ NCAT Northeast Office Regional Director
Location: Auburn, New York
Registration Info: This conference will focus on organic dairy and field crops. Norm will be presenting two workshops, on managing cover crops and fast food for cows.
Posted: 2014-02-27 16:18:10
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