Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture

LC Logo 12th Annual Iowa Organic Conference

Date: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 to Monday, November 19th, 2012

Location: UI Memorial Union, Iowa City, Iowa

Contact: Kathleen Delate, ISU Organic Ag, (515) 294-7069, kdelate@iastate.edu

flyerThe 12th Annual Iowa Organic Conference will be held on the University of Iowa campus on November 18-19, 2012.

The conference will open with a reception on the evening of Sunday, November 18 at the UI Memorial Union, which will include a screening of the documentary Symphony of the Soil with filmmaker Deborah Koons Garcia on hand to answer questions.

The conference continues with a full-day program of speakers, workshops and exhibits on Monday. The conference includes an all-organic lunch. Sponsors include Iowa State University, the Leopold Center, University of Iowa Office of Sustainability and New Pioneer Food Cooperative.

Will Allen, of Growing Power, LLC and Fred Kirschenmann, Leopold Center Distinguished Fellow, will give keynote talks.

Register before October 28 for a discounted rate.

Discounted rates and scholarships are available for students.

Related information

Register online at http://iowaorganicconference.eventbrite.com

Conference brochure [PDF]

Conference poster - keynote speakers [PDF]

Learn more about Symphony of the Soil

Learn more about ISU Organic Agriculture.

Leopold Center news release with photos of speakers for download

Leopold Center news release - Oct. 23 2012