2019 Speakers

We are still in the process of confirming our roster of presenters for February 2021. Until that is finalized, please have a look below at our presenters from last year to give you a sense of the exciting thought leaders we strive to bring to the table.

Stay tuned for 2021 speakers!
Each year, the Soil & Nutrition Conference brings together leading thinkers and practitioners, each outstanding in their field, to share their insights and personal experience as we grow the movement around food quality!
Anne Bikle - Speaker SNC2017
2019 Pre-conference Advanced Seminar Speakers

Peter Bane

Permaculture Institute of North America

Permaculturalist, educator, author

Mark Fulford

Teltane Farm

Farmer, consultant and educator

Guido Masé

Vermont Center for Integrative Herbalism

Clinical herbalist, educator, author

Alexander "Sande" Beddoe

Author, educator, chronicler of RBTI

2019 Conference Speakers

Judith D. Schwartz

Author, journalist

Maya Shetreat

Terrain Institute

Neurologist, herbalist, author

Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin

Regenerative Agriculture Alliance

President/CEO, author

John Kempf

Advancing Eco Agriculture

Agronomy consultant, farmer, founder of AEA

John D. Liu

Ecosystem Restoration Camps, Environmental Education Media Project

Filmmaker, ecologist, researcher, author

Jordan Schmidt

Remedy Method

Nutritional therapy practitioner, educator, farmer

Cathryn Couch

Ceres Community Project

Founder/Executive Director, sustainability & food as medicine activist

Mark Shepard

Forest Agriculture Enterprises

CEO, author

Peter McCoy

Radical Mycology

Founder, mycologist, author, educator

Mas Sajady

Founder of Exponential Intelligence®, transformation healer

Mark Cohen

Independent organic inspector, farmer, ethnobotanist, educator and consultant

Beverly Rubik

Institute for Frontier Science

Founder/Director of IFS
Faculty member, Integrative Medicine and Health Sciences, Saybrook University ​

Nate Kleinman

Experimental Farm Network

Farmer, plant breeder, researcher, activist

Ellen Hodgson Brown

Public Banking Institute

Founder, author

Brigitta Jansen

Functional Nutritionist

Glen Rein

Quantum-Biology Research Lab

Researcher, educator, author

James Oschman

Nature’s Own Research Association

Biophysicist, author

Dan Kittredge

Bionutrient Food Association
Real Food Campaign

Farmer, founder/executive director of BFA and RFC

Olivier Husson

Centre for International Cooperation in Agronomic Research for Development

Researcher, educator, agroecologist

Liz Taggart

Amba Farms


Dan Young

Carbon Resources Research

Chemical and environmental engineer

Doug DeCandia

Farmer, activist, educator

Pius Floris

Plant Health Cure

Agronomist, founder of PHC

John Ikerd

Author, speaker, activist

Lisa Stokke

Next 7, Food Democracy Now!

Food & environmental activist

Greg Austic

Our Sci, PhotosynQ
Real Food Campaign

Hardware developer, open source advocate

Dorn Cox

FarmOS & FarmHack, GreenStart, Wolfe’s Neck Center

Founder, activist, researcher, farmer

Kris Hubbard

Wild Wood Farms and Heirloom Seed Company

Farmer, seed archiver, herbalist

Derek Christianson

Brix Bounty Farm

Farmer, consultant

Kathleen DiChiara

Nutritional Intelligence Academy

Functional Nutrition practitioner, educator, author

Dave Chapman

Long Wind Farm, Real Organic Project

Farmer, activist

Lisa Bloodnick

Bloodnick Family Farm

Farmer, seed saver

Jonas Hunter

Next 7, Kiss the Ground

Social entrepreneur, farmer, technologist

Lydia Stokke

Next 7

Program manager