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CalCAN Summit 2017

UC Davis Conference Center
550 Alumni Lane
Davis CA, 95616

California Climate & Agriculture Network Summit 2017


The California Climate and Agriculture Summit begins on February 28th with a day of workshops and poster presentations at UC Davis.  On March 1st, we will tour three innovative Yolo County farms using integrated farming practices to improve soil health, increase biodiversity and provide climate benefits.  Join CalCAn to:

  • Learn more about the latest science, policy and practice of climate-friendly farming in California
  • Network with a diverse group including growers, researchers, policymakers, agricultural professionals and advocates
  • Find out about farming-focused ways to play a constructive role in responding to our climate crisis

Keynote Speakers

Karen Ross, Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture
Glenda Humiston, Vice President of UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Workshop Topics Include:

  • New Statewide Incentive Programs
  • Farmland Conservation
  • Water Policy
  • On-Farm Renewable Energy
  • Ecology and Justice
  • Farmer-to-Farmer Networks
  • Integrated Crop-Livestock Systems
  • Tillage Practices

Farm Tour Sites:

  • Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation Farm and Ranch
  • Full Belly Farm
  • Skyelark Ranch

To learn more about this event or to register, visit the Event’s webpage here 

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