eOrganic Webinar: Your Organic Dairy Herd Health Toolbox

In upcoming news, eOrganic is hosting a webinar entitled Your Organic Dairy Herd Health Toolbox on Monday, the 16th from 1-2:15 pm Central time. During the webinar Dr. Hubert Karreman of eOrganic “will discuss organic dairy herd health considerations, approaches to organic dairy cattle treatment currently allowed by the National Organic Program, and how best to […]

2012 IOGA Field Day Schedule

IOGA has scheduled the following field days for 2012: Sustainable Farm Practices August 15, 2012, 6:00 PM Andy Anderson Farm, 2190 N. 45th Rd, Leland, IL 60531 Andy has been slowly transitioning his small acreage into sustainable practices. Although he does not use organic practices many of his practices such as compost beds for raising […]

Organic Track at IL Specialty Growers, Agritourism, and Organic Conference Jan 12-13, 2012

Come join us at the IL Specialty Growers, Agritourism, and Organic Conference at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Springfield on January 12-13, 2012. Below are descriptions of the sessions in the two organic tracks. Click here for a full conference program and registration form, including times, non-organic sessions, and January 11 pre-conference workshops. Thursday, January […]

Field Day at Jack Erisman’s Farm

Don’t miss it.. and sorry we were late to post! Field day 1:00pm-4:00pm Friday, September 9th Visit the farm of one of our organic leaders! Jack Erisman has been farming organically since 1990, and has developed a rotation that includes high value specialty food grade corn, as well as cover crops. His long rotation and […]