2017 Quivira Conference: Ranching and Farming at the Radical Center

Quivira Coalition
November 15th, 2017 to November 17th, 2017
Albuquerque, NM
The Quivira Coalition invites you and your members to the 2017 Quivira Conference: Ranching and Farming at the Radical Center, November 15-17, at the Embassy Suites in Albuquerque, NM.
The conference is internationally renowned for bringing together thought leaders, agrarian innovators, and land stewards—from across the Southwest and around the world—for three days of provocative plenary presentations, networking, and special events focused on the intersection of agriculture and conservation.
All ranchers, farmers, conservationists, public agency personnel, other land stewards, businesspeople, teachers and students, and interested members of the general public are invited to attend the conference. Scholarships are available for students and beginner agrarians attending for the first time.
This year’s speakers will explore the myriad work and social relationships that make for healthy people and a resilient planet, with particular attention to the role that ranchers and farmers play in cultivating them.
Speakers, panelists, and roundtable leaders include:
  • Wendell Gilgert of Point Blue Conservation,
  • Michael Phillips of the Holistic Orchard Network
  • Sandra Postel of the Global Water Policy Project
  • Calla Rose Ostrander of the California Carbon Project
  • Allen Williams of Grassfed Xchange
  • Adam Danforth James Beard Award-winning author of three books on humane butchering
  • Daniel Klein of the Perennial Plate
Special events include:
Date: November 15-17, 2017
Early Bird discount available until October 1.
Location: Embassy Suites, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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