Upcoming Events


The Edible Schoolyard Academy

When: June 25, 2017 9:00AM - June 29, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The Edible Schoolyard Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94703

John Dewey Kitchen Institute

When: June 25, 2017 9:00AM - June 27, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont

School Garden Teacher Training

The Occidental Arts and Ecology Center hosts a training for educators to learn about developing and sustaining garden-based ecological literacy programs at their schools. ​More details.

When: June 26, 2017 9:00AM - June 30, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The Occidental Arts and Ecology Center, 15290 Coleman Valley Rd, Occidental, California 95465

North American Agroforestry Conference

Join with agroforesty producers, researchers, and educators to explore the field of agroforesty, share knowledge, discuss emerging opportunities, and network with practitioners in the field. More details.

When: June 27, 2017 9:00AM - June 29, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Blacksburg, Virginia

2017-2018 Northeast Farm to School Institute

Apply to be part of a cohort of schools from New England and New York improving their farm to school programming. More details.

When: June 27, 2017 9:00AM - June 29, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Shelburne, Vermont

Common Ground Edible Garden Tour 2017

Join Common Ground for their annual Edible Garden Tour! The self-guided tour will take you through Palo Alto, Los Altos, Mountain View, and Menlo Park and will give you a chance to see beautiful gardens and innovative conservation techniques. More details.

When: July 8, 2017 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Where: Palo Alto, California

The Edible Schoolyard Intensive: Farm to School

Bring your school or district's team of farm to school stakeholders to the Edible Schoolyard Intensive to strengthen your holistic approach to edible education. Discover how to create and institutionalize programs that invest in student health, academic achievement, community wellbeing, and ecological sustainability by serving fresh, locally sourced school meals and experiential learning in the garden, kitchen, classroom, cafeteria, and/or farm. Our goal is to help schools and districts develop strong edible education programs rooted in shared values and standards of practice, responsive to the cultural, institutional, and funding realities of their own particular contexts. Applications are due March 5. More details.


When: July 9, 2017 9:00AM - July 11, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The Edible Schoolyard Berkeley, 1781 Rose Street, Berkeley, California 94703
Phone: 510-558-1335

National Children and Youth Garden Symposium

The National Children and Youth Garden Symposium brings together educators and community leaders to explore innovative curriculum, take field trips, and share expertise in connecting children to nature through gardening. More details.

When: July 12, 2017 8:00AM - July 15, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Portland, Oregon

Slow Food Nations

Slow Food Nations is a celebration of good, clean, and fair food for all. Join producers, chefs, educators, and advocates for three days of interactive workshops, tastings, site visits, and talks exploring delicious and sustainable food. The gathering is free and open to the public with select ticketed events. More details.

When: July 14, 2017 9:00AM - July 16, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Denver, Colorado

Farmshare Austin's Farmer Starter Program

From August 21 through December 22, Farmshare Austin will host a training program for aspiring organic farmers. Through a combination of in-field lessons and classroom learning, participants gain the knowledge and practical skills to manage a sustainable farming business. Applications are due July 15. More details.

When: July 15, 2017 9:00AM - 8:00PM
Where: Austin, Texas