Our Mission Statement



World on Your Plate works to restore the Earth:

  • By promoting sustainability for farmers, farmworkers, and consumers alike
  • Advancing education and action on issues on food safety, security, and sovereignty
  • Creating a table where all are welcome

2016 - FROM SEEDS TO SOLUTIONS

2016 WOYP Press Release
by Eveline Hartz
This October, World on Your Plate will be celebrating its 13th annual conference, once again hosted by Daemen College. We look forward to an eventful weekend surrounding the many food-related issues from soil quality to food’s impact on our individual bodies as well as the entire earth. Many workshops, vendors, informational tables and entertainment are planned...

Full Press Release

2016 WOYP Highlights
Our 2016 conference is loaded with speakers and events including the renowned Frances Moore Lappe presenting "The Solution is on Your Plate."

In addition to Frances, we also have Matthew Goldfarb talking about "Resilient Seeds in a Changing Climate" as well as farm to market issues & challenges and the NY Organic Action Plan.

If you're interested in becoming a sponsor, vendor, info table or workshop presenter please click 'register' below. If you'd like volunteer at our event, please click 'volunteer' below.

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Schedule

Friday, October 7th 2016

5:00 - Registration (outside social room)
5:30 - Light Dinner
6:00 - Panel: "Farm-to-Market: Issues and Challenges"

(15 min break)

7:15 Round table - NY Organic Action Plan with NOFA-NY

Saturday, October 8th 2016

8:30 - registration (Coffee & breakfast items)
8:30 - Vendors (set-up at 8 am)
9:00 - Welcome and Introductions
9:15 - Matthew Goldfarb (Fruition Seeds) "Resilient Seeds in a Changing Climate"
10:45 to 11:45 - Workshop Session I
12:00 to 1:00 Workshop Session II
1:15 to 2:15 - Organic Vegetarian Lunch
2:30 - Frances Moore Lappe (Small Planet Institute), "The Solution is on our Plate"
4:00 to 5:00 - celebration (informal cider/wine & cheese)

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Resources & Links

In addition to local farmers, we also have other valuable resources and links to check out including farmer's markets, agricultural societies, and much more.

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