2015 KRC Farm & Food Conference Presentations
Below are the presentations from our 2015 Farm & Food Conference that we have available to share with you.
We hope you enjoy them, and we hope you enjoyed the conference if you were able to attend.
Video Recordings – Keynote Presentations
Jeff Moyer – Rodale Research Institute, Executive Director.
Dr. Bianca Moebius-Clune – USDA NRCS, Soil Health Division Director.
Klaas Martens – Certified organic farmer, Lakeview Organic Grain, New York.
David Hunt – Nationally recognized teacher and leader in organizing for social change.
Keynote Address – “The Role and Power of Strategic Organizing to Bring About Change”
Powerpoint Presentations – Breakout Sessions
Friday, November 13, 2015
The Science of Soil Health: Opportunities and Challenges on Our Farms
Organic No-Till and Opportunities in Organic: Soil Health is the Foundation
Public Seed Varieties: Availability, Regulations and Research
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Keynote Address – David Hunt – “The Role and Power of Strategic Organizing to Bring About Change”
Programs and Resources for Farmers and Ranchers
Understanding Kansas Revenue and Budget Issues
Lessons Learned: Stories of Challenges and Successes
Getting Started in Beekeeping and Veteran Training Farm
Gary La Grange, Retired US Army Colonel, Golden Prairie Honey Farm, Soldier Agricultural Vocation Education
Herbicide/Pesticide Drift – Risk and Responses
Kansas Voices Matter – Stories on Reshaping Local Food Systems
Marketing 101 for Specialty Crops and Small Livestock
Why Trees Matter? How to Manage Forests in Kansas
2016 Political Landscape, What to Know and What You Can Do