West Virginia Small Farm Conference 2013
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 4:00 PM (EST)
The Small Farm Conference will again be held at Waterfront Place in Morgantown, WV. This gathering of stakeholders in the future of local food and sustainable farming offers many types of trainings, production information and updates, and the opportunity to network and gather new ideas. Join us for this unique opportunity.
For the full three day schedule, visit our website:
Wednesday, Feb 27th: Better Process Control School
Thursday, Feb 28th (choose one day-long track):
Better Process Control School (day 2)
Good Agricultural Practices/Good Handling Practices
Winter Blues Farmers Market and Local Food Dine-Around to be held Thursday evening.
Friday and Saturday (March 1 and 2) will be set up in hour-long workshops to maximize the variety and options of attendees. Classes begin at 8:30am, with a 15 minute break after each hour-long session. Visit the Small Farm Center website to view the schedule: http://smallfarmcenter.wvu.edu
Friday evening will offer a Local Food Banquet and Celebration with a keynote speaker. Friday's registration includes the price of the banquet. Additional tickets are $20 each and must be reserved by Friday morning, by calling (304) 293-2715.
Students are eligible for a discount- please call 304-293-2715 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for the coupon code.
Businesses and associations are encouraged to set up an exhibit in our trade show for attendees to learn more about their services. Trade show registration includes booth set up as well as conference attendance and meals for one person. Call or email Carrie See with details on the size of your booth and whether you require electrical access.
Waterfront Place Hotel
Reference "Small Farm Conference Group" for group rate of $99.00/night
Reserve before 2/16/13 to be included in our block.
We look forward to the fellowship and break from the winter weather to learn new ways we can expand our operations. See you there!