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Join Us at One of the Largest Sustainable Agriculture Conferences in the East!
Our conference offers a great line up of workshops on a wide range of topics from dairy farming to urban gardening, from food policy to business planning plus a special childrens conference, entertainment, and the most delicious meals made from food donated by our farmers. Each year, we strive to inspire, as well as inform, and to provide an unparalleled opportunity for networking and reciprocal teaching and learning.
Featuring Keynote Speakers:
|Gary Paul Nabhan Gary is an internationally-renowned nature writer, food and farming activist and proponent of conserving the links between biodiveristy and cultural diversity. He has been honored as a pioneer and creative force in the local food movement and seed saving community.Brian Bennett Brian of Bittersweet Farm in Heuvelton, New York will be honored as 2014 Farmer of the Year. He is a long-time organic farmer in New York’s North Country region where he has helped unify his local community by involving more people in local agriculture.|
Scholarships are available to beginning farmers and farmer mentors. The applicaton process will close on December 1st. See our Conference Scholarship Application Form.
Sponsorship & Tradeshow Information:
If you are interested in being a sponsor or tradeshow exhibitor, please see our Business Registration Form. Or you can email Tanya Smolinsky, Communications & Development Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please email Marne Coit, Education Director and our conference coordinator, at email@example.com.