On-Farm Workshops - First Coast Specialty Crop Conference
Unfortunately all on-farm workshops are now full
There is still some space at the conference on Saturday 15
Conference Registration link is here
Practical Skills for Strengthening Local Agricultural Communities
On-farm Workshops, August 13 and 14, 2015
These workshops complement the First Coast Specialty Crop Conference held at the University of North Florida on August 15.
These on-farm workshops are free of charge but registration is required. Please note that there is no Transportation or Food provided.
You don't have to be registered for the Conference day in order to attend the on-farm workshops. Driving directions to the farms and additional information will be sent to registered participants before the events. In the registration process you will be asked which workshops you are planning to attend.
Take a look below at the farms, workshop descriptions and more details.
Hope to see you there!!
For the conference on August 15, register here: www.firstcoastconference.eventbrite.com
For more information contact your County Extension Office or call 352-294-1692
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Discounted Hotel Rates for conference participants are available until August 10
Ask for the First Coast Specialty Crop Conference room block to obtain the discount.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Jacksonville SE Med Ctr - (6 minutes ride from Conference Venue)
4791 Windsor Commons Court
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Phone 904-421-7000 Fax 904-421-7001
Prices include Tax
2 Queens w/Chair - $94.92
1 King w/Sofa - 94.92
Junior King Suite - $117.52
1 Queen Bed Suite - 140.12
Marriot Courtyard Jacksonville Mayo Clinic/Beaches - (9 minute ride from the Conference Venue)
Discounted Hotel Rates for conference participants are available until August 8
14390 Mayo Boulevard,
Jacksonville FL 32224
Phone 904-223-1700 (Let them know you are looking for the UF/IFAS group rate)
Prices do not include Tax
2 Queens - $79.00
1 King w/Sofa - $79.00
To Make reservations click here
Feel free to reach us over the phone at 352-294-1692 or email email@example.com for any questions or concerns you may have.
UF/IFAS Small Farms and Alternative Enterprises Extension Team
The team develops small farm educational programs for small to mid-sized farm operators to ensure their farms remain vital to Florida’s communities in a way that is socially, environmentally and economically sustainable.