Variety Showcase tickets now AVAILABLE


Special Guests:

Matthew Dillon, Clif Bar and Seed Matters
Bill Tracy, University of Wisconsin, Clif Bar & Organic Valley Chair in Plant Breeding for Organic Agriculture

Participating Plant Breeders and Seed Growers:

Bill Tracy, University of Wisconsin
Julie Dawson and Kitt Healy, University of Wisconsin
Pat Hayes, Oregon State University
Alex Stone, Oregon State University
Colin Curwen-McAdams, Washington State University
Jim Myers, Oregon State University
Phil Simon, USDA-ARS Madison, Wisconsin
John Hart, EarthWork Seeds, formerly USDA-ARS
Frank Morton, Wild Garden Seed
Brian Campbell, Crystine Goldberg and Eric Budzynski, Uprising Seeds
Andrew Still and Sarah Kleeger, Adaptive Seeds
Alice Doyle, Log House Plants
Anthony and Carol Boutard, Ayers Creek Farm
Anne Berblinger, Gales Meadow Farm
Nathan Kleinman, Experimental Farm Network
Laurie McKenzie and Micaela Colley, Organic Seed Alliance

Participating Chefs:

Andrew Mace, Han Oak
Ben Meyer, Old Salt Marketplace
Chris Starkus, Urban Farmer
David Gunawan, Farmers Apprentice (Vancouver, BC)
Dev Patel, Tom Douglas Restaurants (Seattle, WA)
Dillon Debauche, Little T Baker
Erica Jennings, Uprising Seeds (Bellingham, WA)
Gabe Rosen, Biwa
Jaret Foster, Tournant
Jason French, Ned Ludd
Jason Roberts, Rue
Jonny Hunter, Underground Food Collective (Madison, WI)
Joshua McFadden, Ava Gene’s
Karl Holl, Let Um Eat
Kelly Myers, Xico
Kristen Murray, Maurice
Maya Lovelace, Mae
Mel Darbyshire, Grand Central Baking (Seattle, WA)
Nora Antene, Tusk
Sam Smith, Tusk
Sarah Minnick, Lovely Fifty Fifty
Sarah & Dirk Marshall, Marshall’s Haute Sauce
Stacy Givens, The Side Yard Farm & Kitchen
Timothy Wastell, Sweedeedee
Vince Nguyen, Jolie Laide
Will Preisch and Joel Stocks, Holdfast