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Pathways to Regeneration: Soil, Food, & Plant Medicine Conference
November 1, 2019 @ 9:00 am - November 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Full Conference Early Bird Special $200 (Agraria members)/$235 (non-members) until October. 1st.
Full conference General admission is $240 (Agraria members)/$275 (non-members).
Friday ticket: $100
Saturday ticket: $150
Single Session Ticket: $30
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The full color, glossy promises from corporate food, pharma and agriculture over the past several decades have faded now against a backdrop of epidemic chronic disease, expensive and inaccessible health care, and critically degraded soils and waterways. As dire as that is, there is incredible news that regeneration of our land and personal health is possible and is indeed happening now.
Join us as we welcome activists and researchers involved in the all-important work of regeneration. Together we will revisit the wisdom of indigenous cultures and their use of healing plants, learn about the rising medical cannabis industry, discover the potential of real, whole food to alter the course of chronic disease, and how we can work with nature to nurture the web of life in our soil and water. Our speakers will share the current research in these fields and introduce attendees to tangible ways to restore physical, emotional, cognitive and spiritual health to our families and communities.
Dan Kittredge: Principles of Bionutrient-Rich Foods
Mark Jones: Mushrooms and Microbes: Cultivating Soil, Plant, and Animal Health
Dr. Stephen Phinney: Something Old, Something New: Reversing Type 2 Diabetes With Real Food & Remote Continuous Care (FREE)
Caty Crabb: An Ecological Approach to Health: Herbal Medicine and Community Resilience
Teaera Roland: Incorporating Cannabis into Modern Holistic Treatment Plans
Dawn Combs: Revitalizing Local Medicine Economies
Pathways to Regeneration Panel:
Presenting: Dawn Combs, Michelle Moskowitz Brown, & Susan Jennings
Bringing it Home: Access to Healthy & Nutritious Food Panel:
Presenting: Leslie Edmunds, Michelle Moskowitz Brown, & Kaia Goodwin
FREE Cannabis as Medicine Panel:
Presenting: Ari Greenwald & Nakia Angelique of Cresco Labs, Dr. Suzanne Croteau, & Teaera Roland
OTHER SESSIONS AND WORKSHOPS:
Beth Bridgeman: Decolonizing Herbalism
Dr. Stephen Phinney: Connecting Some Dots: Highly Processed Food, Inflammation, and Chronic Disease
Nakia Angelique: Re-imaging Our Relationship With Cannabis
John Stock: United Plant Sanctuary and its Role in Conserving “at Risk” Native Medicinal Plants
Mark Jones: Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms
Dawn Combs: Honey as a Medicine Making Medium Workshop
Dan Kittredge: Soil Balancing Workshop (FREE)
Leslie Edmunds: Affordable Anti-inflammatory Eating
Kaia Goodwin: The Coming Community: Reclaiming herbalism in communities of color
Amy Chavez: Herbs and Somatics for Prenatal, Postpartum, and Newborn Care
Susan Jennings: Regenerating from the Ground Up
Nicole Manieri: Into the Roots
Dr. Mary Lou Shaw: The Links Between Soil Health and Human Health
And a special presentation by The World House Choir
TOURS OF AGRARIA AND CRESCO INCLUDED!*
Cresco tours only available to those who purchase full admission tickets