Farmers

304, 2018

SARE’s Our Farms, Our Future Conference: Crafting a Vision for Sustainable Agriculture

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From the organizer: “What’s your vision for the future of sustainable agriculture? Join our nation’s leading farmers, ranchers, researchers and educators in St. Louis on April 3-5, 2018 to explore a wide range of innovative, sustainable solutions to agriculture’s most pressing dilemmas.

The Our Farms, Our Future Conference will address major food sustainability trends with presentations […]

2102, 2018

Local Food Safety Collaborative presents Listening Sessions for Produce Growers and Processors

By |February 21st, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Are you a fresh produce farmer or food processor that supplies local markets? If so, the Local Food Safety Collaborative (LFSC) wants to know how to help you enhance food safety in your operation! We have recently completed a national assessment survey and are looking to refine ideas about what kind of trainings, […]

3101, 2018

Workshop series: Beginning Farmers’ Guide to Financing and Insuring Your Business, Lee County

By |January 31st, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Farmscape Solutions has partnered with the Farm Service Agency (FSA) to increase awareness of and access to FSA programs and services provided to military veterans, beginning, limited-resource, and historically under-served farmers/ranchers.”

This free workshop provides training for beginning and under-served farmers interested in applying for various FSA programs, including Farm Ownership/Operating Loans and Farm […]

1801, 2018

LFPI’s “Local Producers Serving Local Consumers” Forum

By |January 18th, 2018||0 Comments

From organizers: “The Local Food Production Initiative presents our Local Producers Serving Local Consumers Forum on Sunday, February 18. Our 2018 Forum will feature three growers at the forefront of the local food movement. Come hear presentations by Stewart Perkins of Nature Nine Farms, David Eckman of Eckman Farm, and Terry Underwood, the Mushroom Man.

Our Forum […]

1502, 2017

125th Annual Farmers Conference

By |February 15th, 2017||Comments Off on 125th Annual Farmers Conference

The Farmers Conference at Tuskegee University is often cited as the oldest event of its type in the nation. The first Farmers Conference, originally called the “Peoples Conference” was hosted on this historic campus on February 23, 1892. This conference exists today as a two-day educational forum that features tours, panel discussions, interactive demonstrations and […]

112, 2016

ASAN Regional Food & Farm Forum (Livingston)

By |December 1st, 2016||0 Comments

Join ASAN at the University of West Alabama for the fourth and final event in our 4-part series of 2016 Regional Food & Farm Forums!

More information at http://asanonline.org/RFFF16.

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates.  Each Regional Forum consists of roundtable discussions […]

2810, 2016

ASAN Regional Food & Farm Forum (Nauvoo)

By |October 28th, 2016||0 Comments

Join ASAN at the McDowell Farm School / Camp McDowell for the third in our 4-part series of Regional Food & Farm Forums!

More information at http://asanonline.org/RFFF16.

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates.  Each Regional Forum consists of roundtable discussions on […]

1010, 2016

ASAN Regional Food & Farm Forum (Childersburg)

By |October 10th, 2016||0 Comments

Join ASAN at the Kymulga Grist Mill for the second in our 4-part series of Regional Food & Farm Forums!

More information at http://asanonline.org/RFFF16.

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates.  Each Regional Forum consists of roundtable discussions on a wide variety of […]

2909, 2016

ASAN Regional Food & Farm Forum (Poarch)

By |September 29th, 2016||0 Comments

Join ASAN at the Wind Creek Hotel for the first in their regionally based 4-part series at the Poarch Food and Farm Forum, an event planned in partnership with the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.

More information at http://asanonline.org/RFFF16.

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, […]

1809, 2016

Kiwi and Late Apples -Dr. Arlie Powell

By |September 18th, 2016||Comments Off on Kiwi and Late Apples -Dr. Arlie Powell

At Petals from the Past come take a walk with Dr. Powell through the Kiwi orchard and late apples. Dr. Powell will discuss how to grow Kiwi and care and maintenance of these delicious fruits. You will also tour the apple orchard and discuss growing conditions and maintenance for them as well.

 

This event is not […]