Events at the Natural Product Expo West 2013
My Favorite Events at the Natural Product Expo West 2013.
Each year, the Natural Product Expo West at the Anaheim Convention Center is Spring for me. I wish you the very best Expo and point you in the direction of my favorite events.--Leslie Goldman, Your Enchanted Gardener.
MARCH 7-THURDAY--OPENING DAY EVENTS
MARCH 8-9-10- TRADE SHOW
MARCH 10- UNOFFICIAL CLOSING CEREMONY,
led by Leslie Goldman, Your Enchanted Gardener,
On the Mariott Lawn, near the Sacred Tree, around 4:30 pm
MARCH 11, MONDAY--I DO ORGANIC DAY AT DOWNTOWN DISNEY,
noon at Downtown Disney
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One of the highlights of the 2012 Season that launched the Campaign to Grow A Healthier pizza, was to draw water from the pond at Luther Burbank's Home and Garden and water his plants. I journeyed to Santa Rosa, CA for the National Heirloom Expo where I did a brief opening and closing ceremony. Luther Burbank taught that we and plants grow by the same evolutionary organic principles. May we plant that awareness in 2013 even deeper as we expand a Grassroots movement that returns America to its roots as more of us become eminent gardeners of the American Dream. Each year, the Natural Product Expo West is Spring for me. I wish you the very best Expo and point you in the direction of my favorite events.--Leslie Goldman, Your Enchanted Gardener.
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MY FAVORITE EVENTS AT THE NATURAL PRODUCT EXPO WEST 2013
ORGANIC FARMING RESEARCH FOUNDATION LUNCHEON IS A MAJOR NETWORKING EVENT
16th Annual OFRF Benefit Luncheon
Thursday, March 7, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm - Convention Center
Please join organic pioneers and emerging entrepreneurs in forging new paths to a brighter organic future. $75 per person. Proceeds benefit OFRF. Register online, call OFRF at 831.426.6606 or visit Http://www.ofrf.org
for more information.
Props to the Organic Chefs helping to prepare the organic foods for the OFRF luncheon at this year’s #expowest. One of my joys each year is connecting with Aramark Kitchen head Jim Tripp. Over the years, the presence of the Organic Farming Research Foundation –OFRF–and Organic Trade Association–OTA– chefs interacting with the Aramark Kitchen staff, and the presence of #expowest at the Anaheim Convention Center has significantly influenced them to go Green and Move toward Organic. It is important to note that because of the presence of the Natural Product Expo West, and Organic Chefs in the Aramark kitchen of the Anaheim Convention Center, that center is one of the Greenest in the Nation--365 Days a Year.
Thrive was the 2012 Thrive. I took the pin to the Hillcrest Farmers' Market early in the early to Plant the Dream for the Success of the OFRF Projects.
THE ORGANIC CENTER VIP DINNER, FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2013
The Organic Center's 9th Annual VIP Dinner
Friday, March 8, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Anaheim Hilton
You are invited to a bountiful reception and dinner to celebrate the organization's 10th Anniversary. Along with 500 organic business leaders, enjoy a delectable, organic menu as well as organic wine and beer. A short, lively program will follow. $175 in advance. RSVP here.
EVENTS AT THE NATURAL PRODUCT EXPO WEST
PLANT YOUR DREAM
NATURAL PRODUCT EXPO WEST 2012
Through my eyes, for more than a decade I have watched the generosity of the organic leadership in America. They have propelled forward a bounty of real science and organic farming research through support of three primary non profits I support: The Organic Farming Research Foundation, The Organic Trade Association, and The Organic Center, and My Position: Organic leadership are Organic heroes, and heroines!
Photo (L-R) Maureen Wilmot, of the Organic Farming Research Foundation; Christine Bushway, of the Organic Trade Association; Peggy Myars, of the Organic Materials Review Institute; and Joan Boykin
THIS PLANT YOUR DREAM BLOG WAS INSPIRED BY THE OFRF LUNCHEON 2012
CHAPTER TWO "GROW A HEALTHIER PIZZA" --THE BOOK--
THESE ARE SEED DREAMS I AM PLANTING NOW
GROW A HEALTHIER PIZZA
KID ACTIVITIES GROW A HEALTHIER PIZZA CAMPAIGN 2013
THESE ARE SOME OF MY FAVORITE ORGANIC LEADERS WHO HAVE CONTRIBUTED TO MY NATIONAL VOICE WITHIN THE ORGANIC MOVEMENT
Sponsors of the Plant Your Dream Blog Support My Photography and Non Profit work to Create the Grassroots Movement of organic gardeners and farmers needed for Food Reform in America. This theme is expressed in my upcoming book, "Grow A Healthier Pizza."
Anthony Zolezzi and Leslie, that's me!
CHEMICAL FREE KIDS--THE ORGANIC SEQUEL--IS A FREE GIFT ONLINE FROM ANTHONY ZOLEZZI
The chapter on the call to Label GMO's Is a must Read.
READ THE PDF FREE AS A GIFT FROM ANTHONY ZOLEZZI
READ THE PLANT YOUR DREAM BLOG ON CHEMICAL FREE KIDS
BOB QUINN, KAMUT ® INTERNATIONAL
Bob Quinn of KAMUT® International is one of our first 2013 sponsors of the Campaign to Grow A Healthier Pizza 2013. He spoke at the Organic Farming Research Foundation Luncheon 2012. Bob is one of the benefactors of the the Organic Farming Research Foundation and our Project 2012 and 2013.
Congressman Dennis Kucinich was a guest at a panel on the upcoming blockbuster video by Jeremy Seifert GMO (Untitled). Bob Quinn, spoke at the highly inspired gathering, and had a cordial greeting with one of Washington's lead representatives who has been in support of GMO Labeling for many years.
This is the cover of a Seed Packet Novelty item that contains Seeds of Ancient KAMUT ® Khorasan wheat. They seeds are intended to Plant Your Dream. They are a centerpiece of our Campaign to Grow A Healthier Pizza.
Read about Kamut, the Ancient Grain for Modern Times on the Kamut International Website.
Our KAMUT® Khorasan Ancient Wheat Projects are described here.
PATRICIA BRAGG, HEALTH CRUSADER
Special thanks to Patricia Bragg for her support and encouragement launching in 2012 a Grassroots movement to labels GMOs in CA.. Her 120 acre model farm outside Santa Barbara epitomizes the direction I would like to see-- Grow some of your own food. Inspire others to do the same!
THE BRAGG EVENT AT EXPO 2012 WAS PURE SACRED SITE
Patricia Bragg, health Crusader, and inspiration behind Bragg Live Food, turned Expo West 2012 Saturday night in Sacred Site with a trip down memory lane that celebrated 100 year of Bragg service to America.
HERE IS A PLANT YOUR DREAM BLOG ABOUT THAT EVENT
HOW FAST CAN A DREAM GROW? AS FAST AS A BLADE OF GRASS!
I WANT TO SEE GARDENS
DREAMS I STARTED OUT IN 2012
EVENTS AT THE NATURAL PRODUCT EXPO WEST
This has my Kid Activities too!
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