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Small Farm Family Conference set for Nov. 10-11

September 6, 2017

Small Farm Family Conference set for Nov. 10-11, 2017 

Registration is free and open to the public. Conference registration includes educational workshops, meals and special presentations during the conference. Overnight accommodations are available at a special group rate until October 10, 2017.

DETAILS ARE AVAILABLE AT EXT.VSU.EDU

PRE-CONFERENCE SESSION • FRIDAY (9AM-12PM), NOVEMBER 10
At the Holiday Inn, Charlottesville
5920 Seminole Trail • Ruckersville, Virginia
Presented by Jean-Martin Fortier, author of The Market Gardener.
REGISTER FOR THE PRE-CONFERENCE

Registration includes Friday morning pre-conference as well as the option to register for ALL Friday afternoon & Saturday morning conference workshops and meals. Space is limited at the pre-conference session.

2017 SMALL FARM CONFERENCE • FRIDAY (3PM – 9PM) & SATURDAY (7:30AM – 1:00PM)
At the DoubleTree Hilton, Charlottesville

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10
3:00pm    Registration Opens (DoubleTree Hilton, Charlottesville)
3:30pm    Workshops
6:00pm    Dinner (including awards presentations and speaker Jean-Martin Fortier)

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11
7:00am    Registration Open
7:30am    Breakfast (with speaker Hubert Hamer, USDA NASS Administrator)
8:30am    Workshops
12:00pm   Lunch (with speaker Jason Brown, former NFL player and current farmer)

REGISTER FOR THE CONFERENCE

Registration includes Friday afternoon and Saturday morning conference workshops and meals.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS — RESERVE YOUR HOTEL BY OCTOBER 10*: The group rate for the Small Farm Outreach Family Conference is available for the dates and locations below: ARRIVING EARLY?
You may reserve a room at the Holiday Inn (Wednesday and Thursday nights – November 8 and 9).

CONFERENCE RESERVATION
at the DoubleTree Hilton
(Thursday and Friday nights – November 9 and November 10)

*Group rates at Holiday Inn and DoubleTree hotels are available only through October 10. Reservations made after this date will be at the hotels’ standard rates.