IFAJ 2017 World Congress South Africa

Taking place between the 2nd and 8th of April 2017 in Gauteng- and the Western Cape. 
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IFAJ 2018 - The Netherlands

Theme: Dutch Roots

Main congress: 12- 15 July 2018

The main congress will start in the region Food Valley and further visits are planned to a diversity of hotspot in the Netherlands.



For more information: Esther Rozeboom – esther(at)catch-on.nl

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Ronda Payne
Ronda Payne
24162 102 Ave
V2W 1J1 Maple Ridge


Phone (B): 604-202-1049
Journalist type
  • text / print journalist
Area of expertise
  • Agri-business
  • Arable/row crops
  • Conservation
  • Dairy
  • Environment
  • Farm diversification
  • Farm management
  • Farm safety
  • Floriculture
  • Food safety
  • Horticulture
  • Rural Development
  • Specialty crops
National Guild

Language English
I also write in non-ag related publications. My specific passion is farmland conservation and education of non-ag people of where our food comes from.


Education on Bugs in IPM

Fraser Valley school integrates bugs into their IPM education
copyright: Ronda Payne,  19.08.2011

Pelton ALR Land

Recap on a proposal to remove land from BC's ALR
copyright: Ronda Payne,  19.08.2011

Lavender industry

Country Life in BC feature on Lavender crops
copyright: Ronda Payne,  19.08.2011