Northeast Organic Farming Association of Connecticut

Debbie and nearly 600 other people attended yesterday’s CT NOFA’s 28th Annual Winter Conference at Manchester Community College. We have been to other NOFA events before, but this was her first time attending the winter conference. Apparently, this was the first time for many others too. The organizers said that only a few years ago, this conference was only attracting 100 people. What a dramatic shift!

The number of people who are interest in organic farming, sustainable living, and local foods; has exploded. This is absolutely great for the environment. The popularity of CT NOFA and NOFA is further indication that the green movement is more than just marketing. It is heartening to see the preservation of farmland in our state, and elsewhere. Whether you do it yourself in your home garden, work at a commercial farm, or simply shop responsibly; you can do much to support sustainable agriculture. NOFA is a great resource.

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