The Missouri Organic Association would like to invite everyone to attend MOA Annual Conference 2014. With over 50 educational sessions ranging from soil enrichment to how to market your farm successfully and great special events including MOA Expo and the MOA Benefit Auction, MOA Annual Conference 2014 has it all.
Join us and network with other farmers, gardeners and people like you who support organic and sustainable agriculture!
Featured Speakers at MOA Annual Conference 2014
Mark Winne, author of “Closing the Food Gap: Resetting the Table in the Land
of Plenty” and a foods activist with over 40
years of community food system experience, activism, and policy advocacy.
Gary Zimmer, Mid-Western BioAg, has traveled the world teaching about soil fertility and the connections between the health of the soil and the health of our body.
Dr. Francis Thicke, a frequent speaker at conferences and workshops across the nation on topics ranging from local food systems and economic development to organic and sustainable farming practices.
Dr. Fred Provenza, Professor Emeritus, Utah State University is a world-wide speaker on ruminant livestock behavior management and will be conducting a half day workshop on training your livestock to eat weeds and linking the herbivore animals’ diets and people’s health.
Special Events at MOA Annual Conference 2014
"Ask the Experts", a vendor/farmer forum highlighting organic farming issues with participant Q & A
“Meet the Farmers-Taste of Missouri Foods and Wines Reception”, our farmers will present product tastings.
Wine Reception and Book Signing with Mark Winne, Dr. Hugh Karreman, Gary Zimmer, Jim Long, Edwin Marty and Jill Henderson
MOA Benefit Dinner and Auction
Keynote Address by Mark Winne
The Missouri Organic Association would like to thank our corporate sponsors. Through their generous donations, MOA is able to continue it's mission of educating farmers and consumers about organic and sustainable agriculture at our annual conference and throughout the year. To view all of our sponsors and for more information on the sponsors featured here, see our corporate sponsors list.