Events past

Science Day 2018

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Nuremberg, Germany

On 16 February 2018, the 6th Science Day will take place at BIOFACH, the World Organic Trade Fair, in Nuremberg, Germany.


Organic World Congress 2017: Scientific Track

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New Dehli, India

The Organic World Congress 2017 will be held in India from November 9 to 11, 2017. The Scientific Track of the Organic World Congress is organized jointly by the International Society of Organic Agriculture Research ISOFAR (www.isofar.org), ...


Organic World Congress 2017

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New Dehli, India


November 8, 2017: Pre-conference at the Organic World Congress 2017: "Accelerating innovation - the role of science, policy and practice"


APEDA Hall in Shahpur Jat, Delhi, India

On November 8, 2017, the conference "Accelerating innovation - the role of science, policy and practice" will take place as a preconference of the Organic World Congress in Dehli, India. The pre-conference is organized by the Research Institute of...


June 19 - 21, 2017 4th NJF Organic Conference in Mikkeli, Finland

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Mikkeli, Finland

Paper submission extended till the end of March!


European Geosciences Union: Session "Organic Farming and Soil management"

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Vienna, Austria

This Scientific Session invites you to contribute with your experience in organic farming in relation to soil changes (biota, water, mineral and organic matter, erosion), soil productivity, plant protection, food quality or socio-economic aspects....


Germany: 14th Scientific Conference on Organic Farming in Freising

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Freising, Germany

From 7 March to 10 March 2017, the 14th Scientific Conference on Organic Farming (Wissenschaftstagung Ökologischer Landbau) will be held on the Freising-Weihenstephan campus, Germany. The aim of the conference is to rethink organic farming, to take...


Science Day 2017 at BIOFACH


BIOFACH, Nuremberg, Germany

On February 17, 2017, the fifth Science Day will take place at BIOFACH, the World Organic Trade Fair, in Nuremberg, Germany. It is a joint event of TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International, and TP Organics, the...


The World of Organic Agriculture at BIOFACH 2017


Room Istanbul, NCC Ost, BIOFACH, NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany

The session on global organic farming and market trends will take place place from 4 pm to 4.45 pm, on February 15, 2017 at BIOFACH, NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany.


Organic Innovation Days 2016 & Core Organic Brokerage event

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Brussels, Belgium

Following the successful launch of the Organic Innovation Days in 2015, the second edition of Organic Innovation Days will take place in Brussels on 6 December 2016. Registration is free and open until 21 of November 2016. Places are limited.

On the...


4th Organic Farming Innovation Award Summit held at Biofach India

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NSIC Exhibition Grounds, Okhla, New Delhi, India

The Organic Farming Innovation Award (OFIA) is the prize of the Organic Movement to highlight organic innovations of farmers, scientists, extension agents and other practitioners. The 4th summit will be held on 11 November 2016, during Biofach India...


International Scientific Conference on Research and Innovation in Organic Agriculture


Isfahan, Iran

The International Scientific Conference on Research and Innovation in Organic Agriculture will take place 1 November 2016 in Isfahan, Iran. The event is hosted by Azad University and supported by the International Society of Organic Agriculture...


Canada: 2nd Organic Science Conference on 19-21 September 2016

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Hotel Sandman Longueuil-Montréal, 999, rue de Sérigny, Longueuil (Québec) J4K 2T1

"Sharing research that grows organic" is the theme of the second Canadian Organic Science Conference. The event consists of two days of conference presentations (in English) and a field day with visits to Quebec's organic farms.

World-renowned...


June 26, 2016: Open Day at FiBL Switzerland


FiBL, Frick, Switzerland


May 27, 2016: TIPI Science Day at BIOFACH China


Shanghai, China

On May 27, 2016, a Science Day will take place at BIOFACH China in Shanghai. It is organized by TIPI - the Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International ,the Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology (IGDB) at the Chinese...


3rd International Symposium on Organic Greenhouse Horticulture

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Izmir, Turkey

The 3rd International Symposium on Organic Greenhouse Horticulture will be held in Turkey from April 10 to 14, 2016. The Symposium will have both a scientific program and a technical program presented in parallel as well as one day field tour during...


Belgium: SOLID final conference on future challenges in Brussels

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Brussels, Belgium

The SOLID final conference will focus on the challenges that organic and low input dairy systems face and how the EU-funded project Sustainable Organic and Low Input Dairying (SOLID) has worked for the last 5 years to develop solutions to improve the...


Germany: 17th International Conference on Organic Fruit Growing in Stuttgart

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Akademie der Diözese Rottenburg-Stuttgart. Tagungszentrum Hohenheim, Paracelsusstrasse 91, 70599 Stuttgart, Germany

“Ecofruit” is the continuation of the 16 previous meetings. It aims to bring together European researchers and consultants working on topics related to organic fruit growing. “Ecofruit” gives an opportunity to communicate and discuss latest results...


Free webinar about NIFA organic programs on 11 February 2016

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Online

A free webinar will occur 11 February 2016 for more information about NIFA's Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative (OREI) and Organic Transitions (ORG) Programme.

To participate by phone:

  • Call (US and Canada): (866) 740-1260
  • Access...

The World of Organic Agriculture at BIOFACH 2016


Room Istanbul, NCC Ost, BIOFACH, NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany

The session on global organic farming and market trends will take place place from 4.30 pm to 5.45 pm, on February 10, 2016, in Room Istanbul (NCC East) at BIOFACH, NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany.


Long-term strategy for European agricultural research and innovation by 2020 and beyond

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Brussels, Belgium

The "Long-term strategy for European agricultural research and innovation by 2020 and beyond" is being developed by the  Directorate General (DG) Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Commission, and it will serve to set the prior ities...


2016 Organic Agriculture Research Symposium in California

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Pacific Grove, California, US

The Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF) and the Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension (KARE) Center invite the submission of research papers for presentation at the 2016 Organic Agriculture Research Symposium (OARS), taking place January...


Organic Innovation Days

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Brussels, Belgium


5th International Conference on Organic Agriculture Sciences „Bringing Innovations to Organic Farming“

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Bratislava, Slovakia


October 9-10, 2015: Organic 3.0 Project Conference

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Organic Expo, Korea


October 5-9, 2015: 3rd African Organic Conference in Nigeria

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Lagos, Nigeria

Achieving Scocial and Economics Development through Ecological and Organic Agricultural Alternatives


Trade for Sustainable Development Forum 2015

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Geneva, Switzerland


September 20-22, 2015 ISOFAR Organic 3.0 Scientific Symposium at the Organic Expo, Korea

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Organic Expo, Korea


September 2 and 3, 2015: The National Conference on Organic Animal, Poultry and Aquatic Products in Iran

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Rasht, Iran

On September 2 and 3, 2015, the National Conference on Organic Animal, Poultry and Aquatic Products in Rasht, Iran.

More information

organicapap(at)gmail.com

www.iscconferences.com/organic


June 24-26, 2015: Eucarpia-COBRA-ECO-PB event on organic plant breeding in Munich, Germany

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TUM, Weihenstephan, Germany

Register now for the Eucarpia-COBRA-ECO-PB event in Munich, Germany in June.


International Symposium on Innovation in Integrated and Organic Horticulture (INNOHORT)

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Avignon, France


Report from the conference "Organic production, Research and Innovation: setting priorities for the future" at Expo Milano

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Expo Milano, Italy

The European Commission organised the conference "Organic production, Research and Innovation: setting priorities for the future", as foreseen in the Action Plan on organic food and farming , adopted by the Commission on 24 March 2014. This...


April 12-17, 2015: European Geoscience Union General Assembly, Scientific Session, Vienna

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Vienna, Austria

The scientific session SSS10.1 “Organic farming and soil management” will be held at the European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly 2015 (www.EGU2015.org). Studies related to and focusing on the following topics are considered: Soil science...


Conference on Organic Farming Research and Development in Bangladesh

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Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur 1701, Bangladesh

Call for paper and Poster


13. Wissenschaftstagung Ökologischer Landbau in Eberswalde, Germany

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Eberswalde, Germany

13th Scientific Conference on Organic Agriculture in the German-speaking countries


February 25-26, 2015: Organic Agriculture Research Symposium in Wisconsin, USA

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La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA


Science Day at BIOFACH 2015: Registration and programme now online


NürnbergMesse, Nuremberg, Germany

At BIOFACH 2015 (www.biofach.de), the 3rd Science day will take place. The programme is now available.

Like in the past, it will be a joint event by TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture...


February 12, 2015: OrganicDataNetwork presents latest market data at BIOFACH


BIOFACH, NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany

At the session "The European market for organic food", partners of the  OrganicDataNetwork project will present the latest data on selected European markets.

Time: February 12, 2015, 2 to 2.45 pm
Venure: BIOFACH Congress, NürnbergMesse, Room...


November 11, 2014: Meeting "Countering Climate Change with Organic Agriculture" in Brussels


Brussels, Belgium (Committee of the Regions)

On November 11, 2014, the meeting "Countering Climate Change with Organic Agriculture" is taking place in Brussels. It is organized by the European Union Group of the Internatiional Fedration of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM EU Group) and the...


October 15, 2014: Workshop on organic market data collection and publication procedures in Istanbul, Turkey


Yeditepe University in Istanbul

In the morning of October 15, the third day of the Organic World Congress (www.OWC2014.org) in Istanbul, Turkey, a workshop of the OrganicDatanetwork will take place.

The workshop is entitled "Organic market data collection and publication...


October 13-15, 2014: IFOAM Organic World Congress in Istanbul, Turkey

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Istanbul, Turkey


October 13, 2014: TILMAN-ORG session at the Organic World Congress


ICC, Istanbul

The session of the TILMAN-ORG project at the Organic World Congress will take place on Monday, the 13th of October 2014 at the ICC in Istanbul.

Oral presentations (4.30 to 6. pm) will include

  • Diversity of Conservation Agriculture Practices Among...

October 12, 20014: Understanding organic farming worldwide – Join the agri benchmark network


Istanbul, Turkey


October 12, 2014: TIPI workshop in Istanbul


Yeditepe University in Istanbul


August 25 -29, 2014: Annual Meeting of the of the European Federation of Animal Sciences (EAAP) 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Copenhagen, Denmark

The 65th Annual Meeting of the Europeran Federation of Animal Sciences (EAAP) will take place from August 25-29, 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is March 1, 2014.


July 30-31, 2014: Organic Agriculture: Clues for Weed Prevention and Control in Vigo, Spain

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Vigo, Spain

The International Symposium "Organic Agriculture: clues for weed prevention and control" will be held in Vigo, July 2014.


July 7-9. 2013: Final Congress of the SOLIBAM project: Diversity strategies for organic and low input agricultures and their food systems in Nantes, France

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Nantes, France


July 1, 2014: TP Organics Stakeholder Forum 2014 - Revising the Strategic Research Agenda for Organic Food and Farming


Office of Tuscany region, Brussels, Belgium

This year the TP Organics Stakeholder Forum is dedicated to the revision of TP Organics' Strategic Research Agenda. The new version will list the research and innovation goals for organic until 2020.

Experts started writing in January 2014. This...


June 6-7, 2014: Biologisch-Dynamisch - 90 Jahre Impulse für eine Landwirtschaft der Zukunft in Bonn, Germany [in German]

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Bonn, Germany

Die wissenschaftliche Tagung findet am 6. und 7. Juni 2014 in Bonn statt. Ein denkwürdiges Datum, denn vor exakt neun Jahrzehnten gab Rudolf Steiner in Koberwitz mit seinen Vorträgen zum Gedeihen der Landwirtschaft die Impulse, die zur...


May 11, 2014: 2nd International Conference on Trade and Market Development of Organic Products in Tehran, Iran


Tehran, Iran

The "2nd International Conference on Trade and Market Development of Organic Products" (www.iranorganic.org) will be held on May 11th in Tehran, Iran, hosted by the Iran Organic Association.

Dr. M. Reza Ardakani, the Executive Manager of the...


April 15-16, 2014: Fourth LowInputBreeds Symposium in Newcastle, UK

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Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK

The fourth symposium of the LowInputBreeds project (www.lowinputbreeds.org) will take place in Newcastle, UK, from April 14 to 16, 2014. At this symposium the results of the LowInputBreeds project, which comes to an end in April 2014, will be...


April 8 & 9, 2014: Improving sustainability in crop and livestock production systems in Newcastle, UK

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Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

First announcement for free Workshops at Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK


March 7-8, 2014: Symposium "The Colour of Science - The innovation potential of relationship networks" in Berlin, Germany

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Berlin, Germany


February 14, 2014: Science Day at BIOFACH 2014


Nürnberg, Germany

Programme outline now available.


February 3-11, 2014: International DAAD-Alumni Winter School “Quality management along organic agri-value chains in developing countries – production, post-harvest technology, processing, marketing and trade”

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Witzenhausen, Germany

The International DAAD Alumni Winter School “Quality management along organic agri-value chains in developing countries – production, post-harvest technology, processing, marketing and trade” is held February, 3rd 2014 (arrival date) to February 11th...


January 22-23, 2014: Organic Producers' Conference in the UK

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Aston Business School, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

The title of the 2014 Organic Producers' Conference is "Intensive Sustainability or Sustainable Intensification - which way forward for organic farming?". The conference is regularily organised by the Oranic Research Centre Elm Farm. ORC’s annual...


December 2-4, 2013: International conference on organic agriculture in the Mediterranean in Agadir, Morocco

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Agadir, Morocoo

The international conference on organic agriculture in the Mediterranean will be held from the 2nd to 4th of December in Agadir, Morocco. A further important topic of the conference is distinguishing the quality of agricultural products by guarantees...


December 2-4, 2013: Asia-Pacific Symposium Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Organic Farming in Bangkok, Thailand

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Bankok, Thailand

Call for papers


November 25 & 26, 2013: Multicriteria assessment and communication of effects of organic food systems in Aarhus, Denmark

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Aarhus University, Denmark

International Conference at Aarhus University, Denmark


October 9-13, 2013: 4th International Conference on Organic Agriculture Sciences (ICOAS) in Hungary

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Hungary

The 4th Scientific Conference on Organic Agriculture in Central and Eastern Europe will be held 9-13th October 2013 in Hungary.


September 10-12, 2013: Congreso Latinoamericano de Agroecología/Latin American Congress on Agroecology

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La Molina, Peru

La Sociedad Científica Latinoamericana de Agroecología  SOCLA,  fue creada para promover la reflexión, discusión e intercambio científico sobre agroecología entre investigadores, docentes y promotores de la región. SOCLA es parte del movimiento...


August 28, 2013: Third LowInputBreeds Symposium at the 64th Annual EAAP Meeting


Nantes, France

The third symposium of the LowInputBreeds project will take place on August 28, 2013 in Nantes, France.


August 25, 2013: Open day at the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) in Switzerland


Frick, Switzerland

On August 25, 2013 an open day will take place at FiBL in Frick, Switzerland. FiBL is one of major organic research institutes in the world.


August 21-23, 2013: NJF seminar Organic farming systems as a driver for change in Denmark

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Bredsted, Denmark

The 461th Seminar of the Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists will take place August 21-23, 2012 in Denmark. Papers can be submitted by February 15, 2013.


August 20-23, 2013: Workshop of the Asian Network For Sustainable organic Farming Technology (ANSOFT) in Bangla Desh

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Dhaka; Bangla Desh

The Asian Network For Sustainable Organic Farming Technology (ANSOFT) will hold a workshop on 20-23 August 2013 in Dhaka, the capital city of Bangla Desh.

ANSOFT is a network with 11 member countries: Bangladesh, Cambodia, Indonesia, Korea, Laos,...


July 17-19, 2013: The Prince of Wales's Food and Farming Summer School at ORC, UK

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Organic Research Centre Elm Farm, UK

The Prince of Wales has invited the Organic Research Centre (ORC), UK, to organise the 2013 Food and Farming Summer School. Initiated in 2007 at Duchy Home Farm, Tetbury, the summer school is inspired by The Prince of Wales’s leadership and keen...


July 1-5, 2013: East African Organic Conference in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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Dar es Salam, Tanzania

From July 1 to 5 2013, the proponents of the OSEA II project* of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture MOvements (IFOAM) in partnership with the Tanzania Organic Agriculture Movement (TOAM) is organizing in Dar es Salaam the third East...


June 26-27, 2013: Conference on Agroecology for Sustainable Food Systems in Europe: A Transformative Agenda, Brussels

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Brussels, Belgium

Conference organized by the European Network of Scientists for Social and Environmental Responsibility (ENSSER)


June 25, 2013: TP Organics stakeholder Forum


Brussels, Belgium

The European Technology Platform Organics (TP Organics) is pleased to invite interested stakeholders to the upcoming stakeholder forum which will take place on 25 June 2013 in Brussels.

The one-day event will serve as a discussion forum to set the...


June 12 and 13, 2013: Scientific Workshop on Organic Pig Production in Denmark

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Hovborg, Denmark

On June 12th and 13th 2013 a scientific workshop on organic pig production will take place in Hovborg in Denmark. The newest results from five research projects will be presented at the workshop.


June 5-7, 2013: Second International Conference on Organic Food Quality and Health Research in Warsaw, Poland

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Warsaw, Poland


May 14 to 16, 2013: Symposium "Crop Protection Management in Mediterranean Organic Agriculture" in Sousse, Tunisia

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Sousse, Tunisia

From May 14 to 16, 2013 the Symposium "Crop Protection Management in Mediterranean Organic Agriculture" will take place in Sousse, Tunisia. It is jointly organised by the International Society of Organic Agricultural Research (ISOFAR), the...


March 18-22, 2013: Organic Agricultural Research and Training in West Africa: Presence, Challenges and Prospects in Sierra Leone

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Njala University, Njala, Sierra Leone

The conference "Organic Agricultural Research and Training in West Africa: Presence, Challenges and Prospects" will take place from March 18-22, 2013 at Njala University, Njala, Sierra Leone.


March 15-18, 2013: Scientific conference on organic agriculture of the German speaking countries

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Bonn, Germany


February 15, 2013: Science Day at BioFach, Nürnberg, Germany


BioFach, NürnbergMesse, Germany

The Science Day is held at the Nürnberg Messe, with speakers, workshops and the official launch of a new technology and innovation platform.


February 13, 2013: Session on the European market for organic food at the BioFach Congress


NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany

On February 13, 2013 the annual session on the European market for organic food will take place at the BioFach Congress. This year it is organized by the European-funded research project OrganicDataNetwork.


February 13, 2013: Session on Organic Market Data Networks at the BioFachCongress, Nürnberg


BioFach Congress 2013, NürnbergMesse, Nuremburg, Germany

The session Organic Market Data Networks is organised by the European-funded SOLINSA project, which project aims to identify barriers to the development of Learning and Innovation Networks for sustainable agriculture (LINSA).


January 22-23, 2013: Organic Producers' Conference in Birmingham, UK

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Birmingham, UK

The 7th UK Organic Producers Conference, organized by the Organic Research Centre - Elm Farm, will be held on January 22 and 23, 2013 in Birmingham.

To this conference, the second project meeting of the CORE Organic II project "Reduced tillage and...


November 23-26, 2012: IFOAM Sustainability Camp in Bonn, Germany

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IFOAM Head Office, Bonn, Germany

The Sustainability Camp is taking place November 23-26, 2012, at the Head Office of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM), Bonn, Germany.


November 15, 2012: Closing event of the Agro-Ecological Innovation Network in Brussel


Brussels, Belgium

Agro-Ecological Innovation is a new network for academics and practitioners in the agro-ecological field from across the agricultural spectrum, and throughout the European Union (EU), the EU candidate countries and the countries of the European Free...


November 1-2, 2012: Scientific Seminar "Organic Food – open, critical and collaborative approaches" in Mikkeli, Finland

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Mikkeli, Finland


October 18, 2012: TILMAN-ORG field day in Flanders


Scheldeweg, 9090 Gontrode, Belgium


September 25, 2012: Research conference during the Organic Days in Cyprus


Conference Center Sun Hall Hotel, Larnaca, Cyprus


September 17, 2012: 2nd ISOFAR International Symposium on Asian Organic Agriculture, Cheonan, South Korea


University, Cheonan, Republic of Korea

2nd ISOFAR International Symposium on Asian Organic Agriculture will cover a wide range of topics related to organic farming.


September 12-14, 2012: 2nd IFOAM Animal Husbandry Conference in Hamburg, Germany

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Hamburg, Germany

Building on the first conference of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements in the US in 2006, farmers and scientists will once again have the opportunity to exchange information and build new partnerships at the 2nd IFOAM...


August 27-30, 2012: First international conference on organic rice production systems in Montpellier, France

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Montepellier, France

The first international conference on organic rice production systems is open to researchers and to all stakeholders in the production chain: rice growers, professional organisations and their partners, collection, transformation and...


July 2-13, 2012: 2nd International Summer School Programme in Organic Agriculture in Nigeria

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Nigeria

The 2nd International Summer School Programme in Organic Agriculture to take place in Nigeria in July 2012 represents an excellent opportunity to learn about tropical organic agriculture in a West African setting, to explore possible research...


June 21-22, 2012: Conference "Biodiversity Indicators for European Farming Systems" in Lucerne, Switzerland

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Lucerne, Engelberg, Switzerland

The international conference "Biodiversity Indicators for European Farming Systems" will take place in Engelberg / Lucerne on 21 and 22 June 2012. Farmland biodiversity researchers from 15 countries will present the results of the EU FP7 research...


May 15-18, 2012: Second LowInputBreeds symposium to take place in Tunisia in 2012

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Tunis, Tunisia

The second LowInputBreeds symposium will take place May 15-18, 2012 in Tunis.

For more information see here.


May 10-11, 2012: First international workshop of the Italian Organic Agriculture Research Group in Ancona, Italy

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Ancona, Italy

The first international workshop of the Italian Organic Agriculture Research Group (GRAB-IT) entiteld "Organic farming: a sustainable model for transition in the Mediterranean" will take place in Ancona, Italy, on May 10 and 11.


March 19-25, 2012: Second World Conference on Organic Beekeeping in Chiapas, Mexico

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Chiaps, Mexico

The Second World Conference on Organic Beekeeping will be held in San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, from 19 to 25 March 2012. The aim of this event is to exchange field and scientific experiences on organic beekeeping, to achieve through...


March 8-9, 2012: OrganicDataNetwork: First project meeting

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Ancona, Italy

The first meeting of the OrganicDataNetwork project took place on March 8 and 9, 2012 in Ancona Italy.

A report about that meeting is availabe at the Organic-Market.info website.

Link

Organic-Market.info: Launch of the OrganicDataNetwork


March 6-13, 2012: Workshop "Curriculum Development for Postgraduate Studies in Organic Agriculture in West Africa" in Nigeria

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Nigeria

From March 6-13, 2012, the international workshop "Curriculum Development for Postgraduate Studies in Organic Agriculture" is taking place at the Federal University ffo Agriculture in Abeokuta, Nigeria.

It is organized by the West African Network...


February 21-23, 2012: Canadian Organic Science Conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Winniperg, Canada

The Canadian Organic Science Conference is  held on February 21-23, 2012 in  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

The Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada, Organic Federation of Canada, and University of Manitoba are pleased to present the Canadian Organic...


Organic food and farming in the post-2013 EU Research Programme


NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany

Working together to strengthen organic food and farming in the next EU framework programme


November 15–16, 2011: Conference "The Agricultural Alternative for Africa" in Nairobi, Kenya

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Nairobi, Kenya

The Conference "Ecological Organic Agriculture – The agricultural alternative for Africa" takes place November 15–16, 2011 at the UNEP Headquarters in Nairobi/Kenya.


November 14 and 15, 2011: 3rd Scientific Conference "New findings in organic farming research and their possible use for Central and Eastern Europe" in Prague, Czech Republic

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Prague, Czech Republic

The 3rd Scientific Conference "New findings in organic farming research and their possible use for Central and Eastern Europe” is held 14-15 November 2011 Prague, the Czech Republic.


November 7-8, 2011: Congress of the Italian Network for Research in Organic Farming in Catania, Italy

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Catania, Italy

On November 7 and 8, 2011, the first National Congress of the  Italian Network for Research in Organic Farming RIRAB (www.rirab.it) will take place in Catania / Italy. With this conference, RIRAB intends to promote scientific research and...


October 18, 2011: Seminar "Agriculture in Times of Climate Change – Organic Farming Approaches to Face the Challenge" in Brussels


European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium

The seminar "Agriculture in times of climate change – organic farming approaches to face the challenge" will take place in Brussels on October 18.


October 13–17, 2011: Sixth Latin American and Caribbean Organic Meeting in Colombia

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Cali, Colombia

The sixth Latin American and Caribbean Meeting of Ecological Agriculture (ELAO) entiled "Benefits and perspectives of organic family agriculture" will be held on 13–17 October 2011, in Cali, Colombia.


September 28 - October 1, 2011: Third Scientific Conference of ISOFAR in Gyeonggi Paldang, South Korea

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Gyeonggi Paldang, South Korea

Following the tradition of Adelaide 2005 and Modena 2008, the Third Scientific Conference of the International Society of Organic Agriculture Research ISOFAR will again be part of the IFOAM Organic World Congress (OWC).

From 28 September to 1...


September 22-24, 2011: 3rd Colloquium on Organic Horticulture and 1st Colloquium on Organic Animal Production in Braga, Portugal

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Braga, Portugal

The 3rd Portugese Colloquium on Organic Horticulture and the 1st Portugese Colloqium on Organic Animal Production will take place in Braga (Northwest Portugal) from September 22 to 24, 2011.


September 21-22, 2011: First Central American Congress & Fair on Organic Agriculture in Honduras

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras

On September 21 and 22, 2011, the first Central American Organic Congress and Fair (Primer Congreso Centroamericano de Agricultura Orgánica y a la Primera Feria Centroamericana de Productos Orgánicos e Insumos para la Agricultura Orgánica) is taking...


September 21-22, 2011: Second European Workshop on Organic Seed Regulation

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The Organic Reserach Centre Elm Farm, UK

The Second European Workshop on Organic Seed Regulation of the European Consortium for Organic Plant Breeding takes place September 21 and 22, 2011 at the Organic Research Centre, Elm Farm, Hamstead Marshall near Newbur, UK.


September 16-18, 2011: IFOAM AgroBioMediterraneo Conference on “Organic Agriculture and Agro-Eco tourism in the Mediterranean” in Greece

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Zakynthos, Greece

The International Conference "Organic Agriculture and Agro-Eco tourism in the Mediterranean" is held 16 to 18 September 2011 Zakynthos, Greece. It is organized by by the Mediterranean Group of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture...


August 28-31, 2011: 16th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation

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Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Austria

The 16th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation will take place August 28-31, 2011. Papers can be submitted until October 31, 2010. The conference is titled “Grassland farming and land management in mountainous regions,” and one of the...


June 22-24, 2011: International Conference on Organic Agriculture with a Focus on Horticultural Crops in Bihar, India

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Bihar, India

The Government of the Indian State of Bihar in association with the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) - Research Complex for Eastern Region, Patna, India, is organiszing a two-day international conference on organic agriculture.


May 18-20, 2011: First International Conference on Organic Food Quality and Health Research in Prague, Czech Republic (Kopie 2)

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Prague, Czech Republic

The Conference will focus on the state of the art in research on organic food quality and health in the following areas:

  • Quality and safety of organic plant and animal products
  • Impact of processing on organic quality and safety
  • Standardization of...

March 30 and 31, 2011: Quelle recherche expérimentation adaptée à l’AB ?, in Paris

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Paris, France

The French Institute of Organic Agriculture ITAB (www.itab.asso.fr) is organizing this two-day seminar (in French) to discuss future research priorities.

Further information


March 28 and 29, 2011: Seminar at the Research School for Organic Argriculture and Food Systems, Brabrand, Denmark

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Brabrand, Denmark

How do we understand the ethical responsibility of farming to the organic principles? What dilemmas do we meet in practice? These and many other questions will be discussed at the SOAR seminar "Ethics and our research in organic agriculture, food and...


March 16-18, 2011: USDA Organic Farming Systems Research Conference

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George Washington University, Washington DC, United States

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) sponsored a conference on March 16-18, 2011 in Washington DC to examine findings from research on organic farming systems, including many longstanding projects. The audience included researchers,...


March 16-18, 2011: USDA Organic Farming Systems Research Conference

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Washington, USA

The United Stated Department of Agriculture (USDA) sponsored March 16-18, 2011  in Washington, DC, to examine findings from research on organic farming systems.  Attendees include researchers, policymakers, farmers, ranchers, and others interested in...


First LowInputBreeds Symposium on Ethical Consideration in Livestock Breeding

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Wageningen, The Netherlands

The first LowInputBreeds Symposium  on Ethical Consideration in Livestock Breeding is organised by the EU-project LowInputBreeds in cooperation with the European Consortium for Organic Animal Breeding ECO-AB.

Ethical considerations are the focus of...


March 15-18, 2011: 11th Scientific Conference on Organic Farming in the German Speaking Countries in Giessen, Germany

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Giessen, Germany

The 11th Scientific Conference on Organic Agriculture in the German speaking countries took place March 15-18, 2011 in Giessen, Germany.

It was organized jointly by the University of Giessen, the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL...


Organic Research Centre’s 2011 Organic Producer Conference: First Announcement and Call for Papers

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Cirencester, UK

The Organic Research Centre’s 2011 Organic Producer Conference will be held from 17-18th January at the Four Pillars Hotel, Cotswold Water Park, near Cirencester, in the UK.


December 1-3, 2010; EUCARPIA Conference: Breeding for Resilience

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Paris, France

The 2nd Conference of the "Organic and Low-Input Agriculture" Section of EUCARPIA is taking place in Paris from December 1-3, 2010.


November 22, 2010: International expert workshop with focus on GHG emissions and carbon sequestration potential of organic farming systems in Rome


Rome,. Italy

The third international expert workshop of the Round Table on Organic Agriculture and Climate Change (RTOACC, www.organicandclimate.org) will be held in Rome on November 22, 2010.

The focus of the workshop will be to finalize activities of 2010 and...


October 11-14, 2010: First Conference on Research on Organic Greenhouse Horticulture

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Bleiswijk, The Netherlands

The Working Group “Organic Greenhouse Horticulture” organizes a conference on the 11-14 October 2010, in Bleiswijk, The Netherlands. The conference will feature 4 days of presentations and workshop discussions on organic greenhouse horticulture, and...


October 6-9, 2010: 9th Congress of the Spanish Society of Organic Agriculture, in Lleida, Spain

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Lleida, Spain

The Spanish Society for Organic Farming SEAE will organise its 9th Scientific Congress on organic farming in Lleida, the agricultural capital of Catalonia, October 6 to 9, 2010, to be held at the University of Lleida (UDL).

SEAE has been organising...


Round Table on Organic Agriculture and Climate Change: Workshop and Meeting

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Bari, Italy

An expert workshop on "Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) - methods, models, and databases with focus on GHG emissions and sequestration potential of organic farming systems and organic food" is taking place on September 21, 2010 in Bari, Italy.


September 16-17, 2010: Organic Edunet Final Conference

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Budapest, Hungary

The eContentplus Organic.Edunet project is organizingthe EuropeanConferenceon IT-Enhanced Organic, Agro-Ecological and Environmental Education, which will be held on the 16th and 17th of September 2010 in Budapest, Hungary.

The Organic.Edunet...


September 15-19, 2010: Autumn School for Teachers in Budapest, Hungary

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Budapest, Hungary

The Organic.Edunet project (Life Long Learning Programme) is organizing an autumn school on "Enhancing Environmental and Ecological Awareness and Education in Schools: Training Teachers on the Use of Web2.0 tools and Open Educational Resources". ...


September 13-24, 2010: 1st UNAAB International Summer School on Organic Agriculture

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Abeokuta, Nigeria

The Organic Agriculture Project in Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria OAPTIN was founded in 2004 in response to the global quest for the development of holistsic and sustainable agricultural systems. In response to demand, the University of...


September 5-9, 2010: 5th Organic Meeting and Producers' Fair of Latin America and the Caribbean in Peru

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University of La Molina, Lima, Peru

The 5th Organic Meeting and Producers' Fair of Latin America and the Caribbean will take place at the University of La Molina in Lima, Peru, from September 5-9, 2010.


August 22-27, 2010: Symposium 'Organic Horticulture: Productivity and sustainability' at the 28th International Horticultural Congress

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Lisbon, Portugal

From August 22 to 27, 2009, the 28th International Horticultural Congress will take pace in Lisbom, Portugal, under the patronage of the International Horticultural Society ISHS. A symposium on organic horticulture will be held.


May 4-6, 2010: NJF seminar: Climate Change and Agricultural Production in the Baltic Sea Region

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Sweden

Focus on Effect, Vulnerability and Adaptation.


April 6-7, 2010: International Conference on Organic Farming (ICOF) in Khartoum, Sudan

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Khartoum, Sudan

The International Conference on Organic Farming (ICOF) is organised by the College of Agricultural Studies (CAS) in Khartoum, Sudan.


March 23-25, 2010: Symposium Soil Fertility and Crop Nutrition Management in Mediterranean Organic Agriculture in Tunisia

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The symposium ’Soil Fertility and Crop Nutrition Management in Mediterranean Organic Agriculture’ takes place from March 23 to 25, 2010, in Sousse, Tunisia. Abstracts can be submitted by January 1, 2010.


February 22-24, 2010: Ecofruit conference at the University of Hohenheim, Germany

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Hohenheim, Germany

Ecofruit aims to bring together European researchers and consultants working on topics related to organic fruit growing. Ecofruit gives an opportunity to communicate and discuss latest results related to organic fruit growing.


February 19, 2010: Management and breeding for organic plant and livestock production systems


BioFach Congress, Messezentrum, Nuremberg, Germany

Results of the European QLIF project and outlook on the new projects NUE-CROPS and LowInputBreeds will be presented at this session of the BioFach Congress.


December 1, 2009: Chances and challenges for organic farming in times of climate change, biodiversity loss and global food crisis in Brussels


Brussels, Belgium

2nd Congress of the European Union Group of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements IFOAM


November 30, 2009: COST Exploratory Workshop on Low Input/Organic Agriculture: The Farm of Tomorrow? in Brussels, Belgium


Brussels, Belgium

A workshop of the European Cooperation in Science and Technology COST on low-input and organic agriculture will take place on November 30, 2009, in Brussels.


October 23, 2009: International Meeting on organic vegetable research


Auweiler, Germany

On October 23, an international meeting of researchers in organic vegetable production will take place, in Auweiler Germany. Organic vegetable production is booming – since 2005 double digit growth in sales has been achieved. Research activities are...


October 14-15, 2009: Conference 'Organic Cooperation and Research in the Mediterranean' in Italy

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MAIB,. Bari, Italy

The Conference 'Organic Cooperation and Research in the Mediterranean' is held by the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari MAIB on October 14 and 15, 2009, in Bari.


October 12-16, 2009: Fourth Organic Meeting of Latin America and Caribbean in Salinitas, El Salvador

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Salinitas, El Salvador

TheFourth Organic Meeting of Latin America and Caribbean will be held from October 12 to 16 2009 in Salinitas, El Salvador.

The meeting will give participants the opportunity to share experiences on production and participative research,...


September 16-19, 2009: SEAE Technical Conference on organic production in Mediterranean Basin

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Mallorca, Spain

The next technical conference of the Spanish Society of Organic Agriculture SEAE will take place in Mallorca, Spain, from September 16-19, 2009. Papers can be submitted by May 20, 2009.


August 25-28, 2009: 1st International IFOAM Conference Organic Animal and Plant Breeding

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Santa Fe, New Mexico/USA

From August 25-28, 2009, the 1st International IFOAM Conference Organic Animal and Plant Breeding will take place in Santa Fe, New Mexico/USA.

Organic breeding includes efforts of both professional companies involved in the organic market, as well...


August 25-27, 2009: International Scientific Conference 'Fostering healthy food systems through organic agriculture – focus on Nordic-Baltic region' in Tartu, Estonia

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Tartu, Estonia

From August 25-27, 2009 the international scientific conference 'Fostering healthy food systems through organic agriculture – focus on Nordic-Baltic region' will take place in Tartu, Estonia.

The conference constitutes Seminar 422 of the Nordic...


June 24-26, 2009: Scientific Conference in the frame of the Bioacademy in Lednice, Czech Republic

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Lednice, Czech Republic

The 9th Bioacademy, titled 'Organic Farming - A Response to Economic and Environmental Challenges' will be held on 24th – 26th June 2009, in Lednice, Czech Republic. Papers can be submitted until April 20, 2009. Like in 2008, a scientific conference...


May 18-20, 2009: First Nordic Organic Conference 'Towards increased sustainability in the food supply chain ' in Gothenburg, Sweden

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Gotehnburg, Sweden

The Nordic Organic Conference 'Towards increased sustainability in the food supply chain ' will take place from May 18-20, 2009, in Gothenburg, Sweden. The aim of the Nordic Organic Conference NOC is to create a Nordic forum with the focus on organic...


April 22-25, 2009: 5th QLIF Congress in Antalya, Turkey

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The 5th annual congress of the European project Quality Low Input Food QLIF will be organized in conjunction with the 3rd International Congress on Food and Nutrition held April 22 to 25, 2009 in Antalya, Turkey. It is organised by TÜBİTAK, the...


April 2, 2009: ORWINE: Scientific Basis for European Rules on Organic Wine


Brussels, Belgium

ORWINE final results presented to the organic and wine sectors


February 11-13, 2009: 10th Scientific Conference on Organic Agriculture

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Zürich, Switzerland

10. Wissenschaftstagung Ökologischer Landbau. Wege - Werte - Wirkungen. Biolandbau im Spannungsfeld zwischen Klimarwandel, Markt und Ernährungssicherung


November 5-7, 2008: 5th International Scientific Conference on sustainable farming systems ECOMIT in Slovakia

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Pieštany, Slovakia

The 5th International Scientific Conference on sustainable farming systems ECOMIT was held November 5 to 7, 2008 in Pieštany, Slovakia. The aim of the conference was to present and promote research results and experiences in the field of sustainable...


June 18-20, 2008: 2nd ISOFAR Scientific Conference "Cultivating the Future based on Science" in Modena, Italy

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Modena, Italy

From 18 to 20 June 2008 the second conference of the International Society of Agriculture Research was held in Modena, Italy, in conjunction with the 16th IFOAM Organic World Congress OWC. The proceedings contain 380 papers related to all aspects of...