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!

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

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

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

Glen Rein

Quantum-Biology Research Lab

Researcher, educator, author

Peter McCoy

Radical Mycology

Founder, mycologist, author, educator

James Oschman

Nature’s Own Research Association

Biophysicist, author

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

Olivier Husson

Centre for International Cooperation in Agronomic Research for Development

Researcher, educator, agroecologist

Pius Floris

Plant Health Cure

Agronomist, founder of PHC

Doug DeCandia

Farmer, activist, educator

Dan Kittredge

Bionutrient Food Association
Real Food Campaign

Farmer, founder/executive director of BFA and RFC

Derek Christianson

Brix Bounty Farm

Farmer, consultant

Liz Taggart

Amba Farms


Dan Young

Carbon Resources Research

Chemical and environmental engineer

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

John Ikerd

Author, speaker, activist

Kathleen DiChiara

Educator, health advocate, author

Dave Chapman

Long Wind Farm, Real Organic Project

Farmer, activist

Kris Hubbard

Wild Wood Farms and Heirloom Seed Company

Farmer, seed archiver, herbalist

Lisa Bloodnick

Bloodnick Family Farm

Farmer, seed saver

Note: We are still in the process of determining schedules and finalizing details with a few more exciting speakers, and will add them above as their engagement is confirmed!