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Meeting of USDA’s Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture

Recognizing the increasing complexity and diversity of U.S. agriculture, in 2011 USDA established the Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture, commonly referred to as AC 21, to address managing important issues concerning agricultural coexistence. The committee will meet December 14th and 15th, 2015.

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 09:00 to Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 17:00

Natural Products Expo East

Natural Products Expo East will be held September 21-24, 2016 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD. OTA will host a full schedule of membership activities and events in conjunction with the trade show. This exciting week in Baltimore serves as one of the primary, annual gathering places for the OTA membership. We look forward to connecting OTA members, Board and staff for association business, member meetings, and social and networking events. 

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 09:00 to Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 17:00

Organic Produce Summit

The second annual Organic Produce Summit is July 12-13 at the Monterrey Conference Center in Monterrey, CA. Retail buying organizations from across North America will meet with growers, shippers, processors and distributors in this intimate and energetic event devoted exclusively to organic fresh produce.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 17:00

National Organic Standards Board Meeting

The spring 2016 National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) meeting will be held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington DC from April 25-27. Contact Gwendolyn Wyard and check back as details unfold to learn more about the meeting. 

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Monday, April 25, 2016 - 09:00 to Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 17:00

Natural Products Expo West

Natural Products Expo West will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. OTA will host a full schedule of membership activities and events in conjunction with the trade show.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 09:00 to Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 17:00

Herbruck's Organic Seminar

Herbruck's Organic Seminar will take place March 9-10 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in conjunction with Michigan Organic Food and Farming Association meetings. Nate Lewis, OTA's Senior Crop and Livestock Specialist, will present on organic markets, certification, and regulatory policy updates. To connect with OTA at the seminar, please contact Nate.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 09:00 to Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 17:00

Manure Safety Discussion Session at MOSES Conference

The Midwest Organic & Sustainable Education Service Organic Farming Conference takes place in the La Crosse Center Arena in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Attending the conference provides an opportunity to learn ways to improve your farm, discover new resources and tools, make connections and find support. 

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 11:00 to 11:45

NOFA-VT Winter Conference

The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont will host its Winter Conference at the University of Vermont, Burlington. NOFA Vermont brings 34 years of conference history to the cutting edge of the local, organic food movement. Join 1,200 attendees by participating in this year's conference. Connect with the dynamic, growing community of organic farmers, homesteaders, gardeners, and consumers.

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 09:00 to Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 17:00


BIOFACH 2016 will take place at the Exhibition Centre, Nuremberg, Germany. As a visiting professional you can meet organic producers from the international organic market and be inspired by the sector’s latest international trends. Details TBA.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 09:00 to Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 17:00

Organic Seed Growers Conference

The 8th Organic Seed Growers Conference is the largest organic seed event in the U.S. It will be held at the Oregon State University CH2M HILL Alumni Center on campus in Corvallis, Oregon. Expand your seed knowledge and skills, hear the latest in scientific research, and discover new resources and tools that help you breed, grow, and sell more seed.

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 09:00 to Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 17:00