Conference 2021

Virtual will never feel so real

The 2021 Innovative Farmers Conference will be virtual

Although we will miss the energy
of our in-person conferences…
going virtual is going to have its advantages.
In addition to an exciting speaker line-up
there will be chat rooms and opportunities to
meet and share experiences and ideas with farmers, researchers and speakers.

All sessions will be available to replay for 6 months after conference.
19 CEU Credits for conference + 6 CEU Credits for “Digging Deeper” day.

Conference 2021

February 15 to 18, 2021

$79.00

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Digging Deeper: In Depth Day

February 19, 2021

$49.00

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All sessions will be available to replay for 6 months after conference.
19 CEU Credits for conference + 6 CEU Credits for “Digging Deeper” day.

SPEAKERS

John Kempf

Balancing Plant Health, Microbial Life and ROI

Jill Clapperton

Rooting for Soil Health

Eric Miller

60" Corn and Cover Crops Increase ROI

Dr. David Johnson

Creating Fungal Environments to Build Soil Health

Odette Menard

Understanding How Water Moves Through Soil

Jason Mauck

Relay Cropping Wheat and Soybeans/Rotational Grazing

SPONSORS

Dr. Peter Kotzeff chosen as

2021 Innovative Farmer of the Year

Every year, the Innovative Farmers of Ontario chooses a farmer who exemplifies great soil stewardship, progressive thinking, and the drive to explore ways to improve their farming practices. Dr. Peter Kotzeff fills the bill and has been awarded the Innovator of the Year Award for 2021.  Peter is a strong believer in the benefits and value that cover crops and grazing combined with other soil friendly practices bring to the retention and health of his farm, as well making sense economically…… read more

Tim Boring

Honourable mention 2021 Farmer of the Year

IFAO has decided to formally recognize the expansive value of learning from farmers beyond our borders, by adding an Innovative Farmer of the Year — Honourable Mention, for the first time being awarded to Tim Boring of Michigan.