Joel Salatin and his family own and operate Polyface Farm, arguably the nation's most famous farm since it was profiled in Michael Pollan's New York Times bestseller, The Omnivore's Dilemma and two subsequent documentaries, Food, Inc., and Fresh. An accomplished author and public speaker, Salatin has authored seven books. Recognition for his ecological and local-based farming advocacy includes an honorary doctorate, the Heinz Award, and many leadership awards.
On October 16th, Joel Salatin will present at the Light the Fire conference, which will be at the United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio. Salatin will be a plenary speaker at the conference, and will speaking for two different sessions on the 16th. The first will be from 9:30-10:30AM; the second will be from 1:30-2:30PM. Tickets to the conference cost $149.