Nigel Greenwood: ODPG Conference Spotlight

Nigel is a regenerative cropping farmer who loves a challenge. He is motivated by reps and peers saying it can’t be done, and loves to prove them wrong. He’ll be speaking at the ODPG 2020 Regenerative Farming Conference about plant health for both disease suppression and human health.

Nigel’s wheat and barley crops are great examples of his farming work, regularly sweeping the awards board and beating other, conventionally-farmed, crops.

Nigel Greenwood, along with Jono Frew and Simon Osborne (all conference speakers) are an integral part of the Canterbury-based group ‘Quorum Sense’, whose mission it is to ‘generate and share practical knowledge to support regenerative farm systems and vibrant rural communities’. It’s all about finding out what works and sharing the information.

The Regenerative Soil Solution Conference 2020

On March 7 & 8th, 2020, we will be holding our Annual Conference and AGM at Lincoln University on the subject of Regenerative Farming. The weekend will consist of a full programme of expert speakers – Walter Jehne, Prof Jack Heinemann, Paul Smith, Alistair Humphrey, Phyllis Tichinin, Dr Mike Joy – and regenerative farmers – Simon Osborne, Jono Frew, Peter Barrett, Nigel Greenwood, Hamish Bielski. Agricultural Economist, Peter Fraser will be our Master of Ceremonies. Join us on a guided fieldtrip, and enjoy a catered m­enu of delicious, local organic food and wines.

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