On March 21st and 22nd the Organic Dairy & Pastoral Group held their annual conference at Waitawheta Camp in Waihi. This year the subject was ‘Physics in Agriculture’. Physics connects chemistry and biology, and the field was brought into perspective by host presenters Steve Erickson, Ewan Campbell, Dale Speedy, Glen Atkinson and Tracey Simpson, the ‘Fabulous Five’. Continue reading 2021 ODPG Conference Report: The Fabulous Five
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We understand soil chemistry and biology, but what about Physics?
The ODPG conference and AGM will venture into the future of agriculture, looking at the next level of understanding our farming systems. Join us for two days of inspiration exploring this Arena, with five interesting speakers and two farm visits. Continue reading Physics in Agriculture: ODPG Conference & AGM 2021
CHAOS SPRINGS has given so much support to the ODPG over the years, with Steve Erickson serving as Chair until last year. Not only has Steve been instrumental in organising this year’s conference, but Chaos Springs is also hosting a farm visit and Steve will be speaking on Phil Callahan’s body of work. Continue reading CHAOS SPRINGS: 2021 Conference Sponsor Profile
We have now released tickets for SUNDAY-ONLY for those who cannot attend both days. Please note that we are closing all ticket sales on Monday at midnight. If you haven’t booked yet, now is the time! Continue reading Ticket Sales Close Mon 15th March
TRUE HEALTH has been involved with the ODPG for a long time, with Phyllis Tichinin serving on the Executive Committee until last year. We’re delighted that they continue to be involved, joining us as a conference sponsor this year. Continue reading TRUE HEALTH: 2021 Conference Sponsor Profile
Soil Foodweb, New Zealand’s foremost soil testing lab, has been a valued supporter of the ODPG for many years as a Commercial Member. We’re very happy they are returning as a conference sponsor this year, with Cherryle Prew in attendance. Continue reading SOIL FOODWEB: 2021 Conference Sponsor Profile
Phil Callahan’s keen observations led him to spend a lifetime studying how insects use infrared radiation and electromagnetism as a communication system for finding food, mates and navigating their environment. His many books enlighten readers into how Physics really works in nature. Steve Erickson will give a presentation of Phil’s work and tell how this knowledge will help you better understand the inner workings of your farm. Continue reading Introducing Phil Callahan’s Work: ODPG Conference 2021
Join us for an uplifting two day event as we introduce you to the world of physics in agriculture with five inspirational speakers and two farm visits. Continue reading ODPG 2021 Conference: Chair’s Invitation
Quality Seaweeds, has been a Commercial Member of the ODPG for a couple of years now. Colin Caldwell is very supportive, and it’s a pleasure to welcome him and his company to the conference as a sponsor. Continue reading QUALITY SEAWEEDS: ODPG Conference Sponsor Profile
ODPG Conference Speaker, Tracey Simpson, educates farmers on Homeopathy as well as giving advice to farmers on how to treat animals with Homeopathy. Her presentation will let you see that only physics can explain how Homeopathy actually works. Continue reading Introducing Tracey Simpson: ODPG Conference 2021