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16 07, 2019

Southern Cover Crop Conference

By |2019-02-27T15:44:19+00:00July 16th, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: The 2019 Southern Cover Crop Conference will bring researchers, Extension personnel, farmers, and ag industry specialists together discover the latest information related to cover crops in the South. 7/16- "Workshop Day" at the Auburn Hotel and Conference Center 7/17- "Field Day" E.V. Smith Research Center 8660 Eagle Road, Shorter, AL 36075 We will have speakers [...]

4 05, 2019

5th Annual Soil Festival 2019

By |2019-03-05T22:17:56+00:00May 4th, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: Food Well Alliance invites you to the 5th Annual Soil Festival -- and it’s bigger and better than ever before! Soil Festival is an annual tradition of celebrating soil as a key source for building gardens and healthier communities. This year, we’re unveiling a brand new Community Compost Learning Lab, the first [...]

8 03, 2019

26th Annual Organic Growers School Spring Conference

By |2019-02-06T14:15:48+00:00March 8th, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: For healthy eaters, home growers, and farmers—Join us for our 26th Year! Cost: Early Registration Discount until January 31: $59 for Saturday, $49 for Sunday, $99 for both. Pre-conference workshops are $70 without conference registration, $55 with conference registration. After January 31: $74 for Saturday, $64 for Sunday, and $129 for Saturday [...]

2 03, 2019

Developing Personal Risk Management Plans: 3/2 & 4/6 & 5/4

By |2019-02-27T23:33:33+00:00March 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: Participants will attend ALL THREE workshops March 2 • April 6 • May 4 Tuskegee University Cooperative Extension Program is about to host a dynamic workshop series on Developing Personal Risk Management Plans. The workshops are free and open to the first 50 farmers who sign up. By the end of the [...]

1 03, 2019

ALFA Young Farmers Conference 2019

By |2018-12-20T13:10:05+00:00March 1st, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: "Agriculture is our culture" Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 16 Dress Code: Friday - Casual Saturday - Casual Saturday Evening Closing Dinner - Business Casual Registration Cost: Adult: $250 per person - Includes all meals, tour ticket and t-shirt Children Ages 0-12: $80 per child - Includes all meals and tour ticket Hotel [...]

21 02, 2019

127th Annual Farmers Conference

By |2019-02-12T18:19:56+00:00February 21st, 2019|0 Comments

From the Organizers: Save the date, more to come! 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 [...]

18 09, 2018

Mid-South Organic Conference

By |2018-09-10T21:30:26+00:00September 18th, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: The event will be a mutual opportunity for farmers, landowners and agents from around the Mid-South to learn and share from their experiences and knowledge of organic farming. Speakers include Ramkrishnan (Ram) Balasubramanian and Brie Medina from Quality Certification Services (QCS) out of Gainesville, FL. Ram will be presenting their “Organic 101” [...]

15 09, 2018

2018 National Direct Agricultural Marketing Summit

By |2018-05-30T19:10:08+00:00September 15th, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: United States Department of Agriculture, Farm Credit, Farmers Market Coalition, Food Distribution Research Society and National Value Added Conference collaborate to offer the 2018 Direct Agricultural Marketing Summit. The goal of the summit is to improve understanding, capacity and performance of farms and businesses that participate in direct to consumer markets. Summit [...]

1 09, 2018

Farm Field Day

By |2018-08-22T19:03:25+00:00September 1st, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: Target Audience: Farmers, landowners and all interested in sustainable agriculture practices Topics address: • Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) Programs and Services • Farm Service Agency (FSA) Programs and Services • Small Farms Research Center (SFRC) Programs and Services Alchemy Farm Tour LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED. Free of charge. Pre-registration is suggested, [...]

14 08, 2018

Farm Field Day

By |2018-08-09T12:37:05+00:00August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: Target Audience: Farmers, landowners, and those interested in sustainable agriculture practices Topics address: Viewing of Blue Water Creek Farm: Grazing Systems and Hoop (Seasonal High Tunnel) Houses for Vegetable Production and Winter Multi Species Cover Crops Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) Programs Small Farms Research Center (SFRC) Programs and Services LUNCH WILL [...]