Grow Well, Eat Well
The Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Hampshire (NOFA-NH) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to building a community of organic food activists and educated consumers to help support New Hampshire's local organic farming community.
What's Happening at NOFA-NH?
Programs & Events
CRAFT Farm Bill Listening Session w/ Representative Kuster August 24th
Please join us at Kearsarge Food Hub and Sweet Beet Farm + Market + Cafe for this special CRAFT Farm Bill Listening Session with congresswoman Ann Kuster, slated for Wednesday, August 24th from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM. An intersection of our farms and our community, the Kearsarge Food Hub makes a perfect backdrop for this listening session where your priorities and voice can be heard concerning the 2023 Farm Bill. Afterwards, we invite you to join us for a guided tour of Sweet Beet Farm. Limited space will be available for the tour.
For the Farm Bill program, we open our Farmer and NOFA Member CRAFT discount price to all. If desired or able, please support NOFA’s policy work by purchasing a sliding scale ticket for $5-$15. Stipends are available for farmers to assist with travel to the event (max of $30 per farmer). Pre-registration is required. Register here.
Registration Closes August 20th for Colby Hill Inn Farm to Table Dinner
Get your tickets before they are gone - registration closes Saturday, August 20th at 4pm for our Colby Hill Inn Farm to Table Dinner & Fundraiser.
Savor the last days of summer with friends old and new, share memories of NOFA through the years, and toast to the future of New Hampshire's organic farming community while enjoying a multi-course meal on the beautiful grounds of Colby Hill Inn on Saturday, August 27th from 4:00 PM – 9:30 PM.
This event will include a cocktail hour featuring local beer and wine tastings, live music, and inspiring speeches by local agriculture leaders, along with your choice of entrée and delectable cake from The Crust & Crumb Baking Company
To learn more and get tickets, visit our Colby Hill Inn Farm to Table Dinner & Fundraiser webpage.
50th Anniversary Events Registration Open!
We have two amazing events planned to celebrate our 50th year! A farm to table dinner and fundraiser at Colby Hill Inn in Henniker, and a fun filled day on the farm with pizza, live music and a farm tour at Brookford Farm in Canterbury. Events will celebrate what we have accomplished in 50 years and look forward to the next chapter of NOFA-NH.
Colby Hill Inn Farm to Table Dinner and Fundraiser
Saturday, August 27, 2022 from 4:00 - 9:30 PM in Henniker
Brookford Farm Pizza Party, Live Music & Farm Tour
Saturday, October 1, 2022 from 1:00 - 4:00 PM in Canterbury
NOFA-NH's 2021 Annual Report
Our 2021 Annual Report is now available! Explore NOFA-NH's successes and lessons learned in 2021, a unique and unprecedented year.
Thank you all for your continued support of NOFA-NH and for working with us to build healthy, sustainable, just and organic food systems!
Keeping NH’s Dairy Heritage Beautiful, Delicious & Strong: a guide from NOFA-NH
You can access our guide “Keeping NH’s Dairy Heritage Beautiful, Delicious & Strong” from National Dairy Month here.
Anytime is a good time to learn how you can support the vibrant organic and local dairy farms of the Granite State, especially with NH Eats Local Month happening all August long!
Union Leader Op-ed: Sludge Applications (and PFAS Residues) Will Reduce the Safety of Our Food System
On May 9, 2022, the Union Leader published an article reporting that in the wake of rising fertilizer prices, some farmers across NH are turning to sludge from wastewater treatment plants as a replacement.
Read the op-ed penned by our Board in opposition of the application of sludge on farmland that was published in the Union Leader on June 17, 2022 here.