The Massachusetts chapter of the Northeast Organic Farming Association. NOFA/Mass welcomes everyone who cares about food, where it comes from and how it’s grown

Growing Organically Since 1982

Inspiring Ideas from Experts in the Field Webinar Series

Simple Greenhouse and Hoophouse Improvements

Inspiring Ideas From Experts in The FIeld Simple Greenhouse and Hoophouse Improvements

Cover Crop Mixtures for Soil Health

Inspring Ideas from Experts in the Field: Cover Crop Mixtures for Soil Health

Cover cropping is a best practice for soil health. Does scientific research prove the benefits of multi-species cover crop mixtures? How can we design cover crop mixtures tailored to our specific production system? What kind of challenges do they present?

Lessons Learned on Many Hands Farm

Inspiring Ideas From Experts in the Field: Lessons Learned on Many Hands Farm

Join Julie Rawson as she talks about lessons learned from the farming season at Many Hands Farm in Barre, MA

Mycoremediation of Soil

Inspiring Ideas From Experts in the Field Mycoremediation of Soil

Learn how we can use mushrooms, with the help of other plants and bacteria, to clean our soils and waterways. Use the tools mother nature provides to align with a healthier, happier planet.

Soil Testing as a Tool for Fertility Decisions

Inspiring Ideas From experts in the Field Soil Testing as a Tool for Fertility Decisions

Presenter: Derek Christianson

Date: Feb. 27th 2018

Financial Literacy for Beginning Farmers

Inspiring Ideas from Experts in the Field Webinar Series: Financial Literacy for Beginning Farmers

In this episode, Amy Shapiro, Development Director for the Franklin County CDC and part of Pioneer Valley Grows, discusses basic financial literacy for Beginning Farmers, Advanced farmers and anyone starting a food business. Very clear, easy steps to getting your farm's books set up.

Presenter: Amy Shapiro, Development Director, Franklin County CDC and PV Grows

Carbon Farming on a Farm Stand Part II

Carbon Farming on a Homstead Part II

Sharon Gensler, Carbon Outreach Coordinator for NOFA/MASS discusses carbon farming on a homestead. Sharon gives a great tour of her homestead while showing examples of cover crop mixtures, and green fertilizers in action.

Presenter: Sharon Gensler, Carbon Outreach Coordinator

Crop Production for Seeds

Inspiring Ideas from Experts in the Field: Crop Production for Seeds

In this edition of the Webinar series, Hannah Traggis, Senior Horticulturist for the Massachusetts Horticulture Society, discusses the basics of seed saving and creating crops just for seeds. Seed saving can be an important part of creating a just food system.

High Quality Food Production

Ideas from Inspiring Experts in the FIeld High Quality Food Production 2017

In this episode, Julie Rawson, Executive Director of NOFA MASS and Owner of Many Hands Organic Farm discusses how crop rotation, cover crop cocktails and livestock integration assists with producing high quality crops.

Uncommon Fruits Webinar

Uncommon Fruits

In this edition of NOFA's Webinar series, Inspiring Ideas from Experts in the Field, Dr. Lee Reich describes fruits that are not normally known that can be grown for small gardens and market farms.

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