Workshops

Afternoon workshop

Sessions are 60 minutes in length, and give a chance for hands-on demonstrations and small group interactions about topics of interest to particular groups. (Apply to be an afternoon presenter here)

Workshops include:

  • Soil Life
  • Grafting
  • Raising third culture kids
  • Compost and vermiculture
  • Fruit tree propagation
  • Intro to bamboo varieties, propagation, and management
  • International transitions
  • Dryland Farming
  • Green Manure/Cover Crops
  • ECHO Tours:
    • Appropriate Technology Demonstration Tours
    • Agroforestry Tour
    • Seedbank

 

Evening sessions

Brief reports on a particular technique, plant, project, or approach and are 25 minutes long. This year we will also feature several 60-minute discussion topics, giving opportunity for group interaction and participation. (Apply to be an evening speaker here)

 

 

Post Conference Workshops (additional $50 to attend) 

Friday Nov. 17, 2017  8:30am-3:30pm

We are offering two post conference workshops. They will be held at the same time in different locations. If you are interested in attending, please choose one workshop during the registration process. Lunch and transportation are included in the $50 fee. 

Integrating Gender and Nutrition into Agricultural Activities
Dr. Austen Moore, Katy Mosiman, and Maria Jones.

Conservation Agriculture
Led by Pusto Nyathi