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Dr. Kris Nichols, Soil Microbiologist, KRIS systems Education and Consulting Services Joins MOFFA Speaker Lineup

I am really looking forward to the MOFFA, the Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association’s 27th Annual Winter Meeting on Saturday February 17, 2018 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Maryland Department of Agriculture Building, 50 Harry S. … Continue reading

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Ben Friton of Can YA Love and Forested will be Keynote Speaker at MOFFA 2018 Winter Meeting

Keynote Speaker Ben Friton of Can YA Love & Forested will discuss the History of Agriculture and Going Back to the Fundamentals of Thriving Ecosystems at the Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association 2018 Winter Meeting. Friton leads seminars and … Continue reading

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MOFFA has a Great Variety of Speakers Lined Up for Winter Meeting

MOFFA 2017 WINTER MEETING SPEAKERS Kirsten S. Traynor, PhD, Flickerwood Apiary– studies how pesticides impact honey bee health for the University of Maryland in the lab of Dr. Dennis vanEngelsdorp and is the editor of Bee World, published by the … Continue reading

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Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association Pollinator Farmer Survey

We all need pollinators on our farms, but the pollinators need our help too. MOFFA is working with the Smart on Pesticides Coalition to protect Maryland pollinators and we ask that you please take 5 minutes to complete this 5 question survey about your experience on the farm. Continue reading

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Developing the next generation of women and girls as leaders in agriculture, nutrition and dietetics!

According to the US Agricultural Census roughly 6100 of 3.2 million are black female farmers. And the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics reports only 3600 of 89,000 Registered Dietitians-Nutritionists are black women are among their ranks. Yet one in 4 … Continue reading

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Schedule for the 2016 MOFFA Winter Meeting

Here is the Schedule for the 2016 Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association Winter Meeting! It’s a great line up so plan on staying all day! FEBRUARY 20, 2016 (Snow Date February 27) 8:00 AM-5:00 PM Maryland Dept. of Agriculture … Continue reading

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Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association to Hold Conference in Annapolis

MOFFA, the Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association, announces its 25th Annual Winter Meeting, on Saturday February 20, 2016, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, at the Maryland Department of Agriculture Building, 50 Harry S. Truman Parkway in Annapolis. The … Continue reading

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MOFFA Winter Meeting Schedule Available

   WINTER MEETING 2015 Emcee: Erroll Mattox When: February 21 (snow date Feb. 28) 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Where: Maryland Dept. of Agriculture 50 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis Only $5 for members; $20 for non-members Hope to see you there! … Continue reading

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MOFFA WINTER MEETING 2015

FEBRUARY 21, 2015 (Snow Date February 28)

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Cow Share and Raw Milk Legislation in Maryland

Liz Retzig will be presenting an update on cow share and raw milk legislation in Maryland at the 2014 MOFFA Winter Meeting. In Maryland it is illegal to sell raw milk (as in unpasteurized, fresh-from-the-cow milk). It is not illegal … Continue reading

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