Marla Carlson has worked in the organic sector in Saskatchewan since 2006 and has been eating organic food for longer than she wishes to admit! Her passion for organic food and farming has grown as her involvement in the sector deepened. Marla’s day job is with SaskOrganics’ as their Executive Director. In this leadership role, she is always looking for innovative ways to fulfil the organizations mission to cultivate a healthier world for the benefit of all through organic food and agriculture. Marla’s favourite project to help further this vision, hands down, is Abundance magazine, a quarterly opportunity to tell the good story organics has to tell in Saskatchewan, from seed to fork.Marla is also Secretary to the Prairie Organic Development Fund and is an observer on the Organic Value Chain Roundtable. She also serves as a director on two food related community initiatives in Regina – Every Bite Project and Food Regina. Marla has been a director with Organic Connections since 2011 and President since 2015.
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Main Stage Hall A
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
We have two hotels with rooms blocked at group rates to host you during your stay in Saskatoon.
Best Western Plus- East SideGuests make their reservations using one of two methods:1) calling the hotel directly at 1-306-986-2400 or 1-844-882-3331 and quoting the Group Reference Number (#1397) or 2) using the online booking link here
Shuttle provided to and from event from Ramada.
Guests make their reservations using one of two methods:1) hotel direct at 306-665-6500 or toll free at 1-800-667-6500 press 1 for Saskatoon quoting Block # CBOC182) using the online booking link here
Organic Connections is pleased to announce a Childcare Program for the 2018 Conference & Tradeshow. Please read more about it and/or register here.