The National Heirloom Expo is a rare gathering in Santa Rosa, California of gardeners, food activists, farmers, and seedy people from all over the country. With educational lectures, activities, and incredible keynote speakers, the Expo brings in 20,000+ people while raising awareness about heirloom seeds and the threat of GMOs.
Save the Date: The event functions to cross-pollinate urban and rural communities by bringing together designers, farmers, ecologists, scientists, and the general public to hear about topics that range from place-based breeding practices to designer & farmer clothing collaborations.
The California Wool Growers Association is committed to delivering lasting value to support and grow all segments of the California sheep industry. The annual meeting and convention delivers on this commitment by providing an opportunity for members to participate in educational workshops, discuss issues impacting the industry, and be engaged in association policy making.
A mini-masterclass, insights from experts, moderated discussions, and more on the topics of Foundational Sustainability Concepts, Sustainable Fibers/Materials, Fair & Decent Labor, and Differentiated Sustainability-Driven Marketing Opportunities.
This posting is to promote vendor sign-ups for the Festival. Mary Hurley in the Inland Empire is looking for 15 vendors of fibery goodness: local fiber artists, growers, producers, groups and guilds.
CIBA’s vision is to preserve, promote and perpetuate California Indian basketweaving traditions while providing a healthy physical, social, spiritual and economic environment for basketweavers.