speaker

Elizabeth Dyck, OGRIN

Elizabeth Dyck, OGRIN

Founder

Elizabeth Dyck, founder and coordinator of OGRIN, has been growing organically for over 50 years. After completing a PhD in Plant Science through the sustainable agriculture program at the University of Maine, Orono, she has conducted participatory research with organic and low-input farmers and gardeners in Kenya, Minnesota, New York, and Pennsylvania. At Crimson Clover Farm, which she co-owns with her family and which is certified through Global Organic Alliance, she conducts research and demonstrations on organic management and grows vegetables.