Events

Free Guided Tour of the UCSC Farm

Tour | 8/4/2019
Enjoy a free tour of one of the most beautiful locations in Santa Cruz—the 30-acre organic farm at UC Santa Cruz. Guided public tours of the farm are...

Permaculture Food Forests Course

Course | 8/10/2019
Permaculture Food Forests: Planning, Growing and Enjoying Year-Round AbundanceAn Applied Permaculture Practicum in Santa Cruz & Surrounding...

Introduction to Garden Herbalism

Course | 9/23/2019
Led by local herbalists Darren Huckle and Paula Grainger. Herbal medicines abound in our bioregion. Herbs disguised as ornamentals and “weeds” await...

Webinar: How to Get Ready for a FSMA Produce Safety Rule Inspection

Webinar | 9/24/2019
Is your produce farm subject to a Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) inspection, but you aren’t quite sure what to expect? Do you have questions...

Food Chemistry Conferences

Conference | 9/25/2019
18th World Congress on Nutrition and Food Chemistry commencing from September 25-26, 2019 Copenhagen, Denmark is the most important opportunity for...

Fall Harvest Festival

Celebration | 9/29/2019
Celebrate the abundance of the fall harvest at the beautiful UC Santa Cruz Farm on September 29 from 11am to 5pm. Fun for all ages, the annual Fall...

Unlocking Operational Efficiency (Lean Thinking) Training Watsonville

Training | 10/1/2019
Training formatted to support needs of busy professionals who want to improve their problem solving and operational improvement skills. Learn to:–...

Santa Cruz Permaculture Design Certificate Course 2019-2020

Course | 10/5/2019
Permaculture is an ethically based whole-systems design approach that uses concepts, principles, and methods derived from ecosystems, nature...

Webinar: Organic 101 for Small and Midsized Farms

Webinar, Course | 10/14/2019
Join the CCOF Foundation for the first webinar in our Farmers’ Marketing: Tools for Success series that demystifies the organic certification process...

The Sierra Fund Presents Reclaiming the Sierra Art Reception: Art at the Edge of Extraction

Celebration | 10/16/2019
Who: The Sierra Fund warmly invites community members and the interested public to join us alongside multidisciplinary technical experts and...

The Sierra Fund Presents Reclaiming the Sierra

Conference | 10/16/2019
Reclaiming the Sierra is a platform to catalyze action around The Sierra Fund’s Headwater Mercury Source Reduction Strategy – a vision of adaptive...

Webinar: Assessing Crop Profitability for Farm Business Planning

Webinar, Course | 10/29/2019
Join the CCOF Foundation and Kitchen Table Advisors for the second webinar in our Farmers’ Marketing: Tools for Success series that dives into farm...

Carbon Sink Farming Convergence

Meeting | 11/4/2019
JOIN US Our collaborative came together to create the Carbon Sink Demonstration Farm at Pauma Tribal Farms to ground truth strategies for adapting to...

2019 Organic Grower Summit - Presented by CCOF and OPN

Trade Show, Workshop, Conference | 12/4/2019
Join us in Monterey, California on December 4-5, 2019 for the Organic Grower Summit (OGS)! Launched by the Organic Produce Network (OPN) and...

CCOF Foundation Feast at Organic Grower Summit

Celebration, Fundraiser | 12/4/2019
Join us in Monterey, California on December 4, 2019 for the CCOF Foundation Feast at this year’s Organic Grower Summit (OGS)!  Be sure to register...