Webinar: Compost – Soil – Plant: Putting the Many Facets Together with Dr. Will Brinton

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Dr. Brinton will discuss the significance of how compost quality develops during the process, the various benefits of compost to soil and for plant development, and how to decipher compost application rates appropriate for the intended uses. He will also describe how compost can be used to enhance natural nutrient cycling on farms — including augmenting organic nitrogen mineralization and improving phosphorus utilization

$20

Webinar: Using & Selling Compost from Community Sites

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Are you a community composter or farmer wanting to learn more about using and selling compost from your operation? Hear how to read a compost lab test and what constitutes high-quality compost. This webinar will also feature a panel of community-based composters who distribute and/or sell their compost for specific uses.

$20

Jan. 24-29 – 2022 Tennessee Local Food Summit – Virtual Sessions, Symposium, and Farm Tour

Hybrid online and in-person , United States

The 11th annual Tennessee Local Food Summit, held in partnership with The Nashville Food Project and other local food advocates, is slated for January 24-29, 2022. This year’s conference lays the groundwork for nuanced conversations about food production in the coming years. Experts are invited to talk about the state’s agricultural history as well as the food traditions carried on from its melting pot of ancestors. With the aid of social media, video, and in-person components, this year’s conference will be more accessible than ever to attendees.

Feb. 20 – Meditation and Enlightenment

Hermitage, TN Hermitage, TN, United States

This is an event for the spiritually minded interested in meditation and Sanatana Dharma.  We’ll summarize the heavenly dimensions and how to experience a higher state without leaving the body.

Free

March 4-5 – 2022 Rogue Food Conference in Florida

Lighthouse Christian Center 772 FL-51, Mayo, FL, United States

2022 Rogue Food Conference in Florida is happening Friday, March 4th and Saturday, March 5th at the beautiful Lighthouse Christian Center in Mayo, Florida.

March 28 – The Ninth Annual Mid TN Growers Gathering

Green Door Gourmet Farm 7011 River Road Pike, Nashville, TN, United States

The Ninth Annual Mid TN Growers Gathering will be Monday, March 28, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Green Door Gourmet Farm in Nashville.

Apr. 28 – KISS THE GROUND Film Screening and Panel Discussion with TN Local Food Summit

Montgomery Bell Academy 4001 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN, United States

Join Tennessee Local Food Summit for a free film screening KISS THE GROUND on April 28 at 5:30pm in Nashville, TN. Panel of experts will discuss the film topics of regenerative agriculture contributing to balancing our climate, replenishing our vast water supplies, and feeding the world.