The 5th National Small Farms Conference will be held September 15-17, 2009 in Springfield, Illinois.
The conference, held every three to four years, brings together land grant universities, community-based organizations and other stakeholders who work with small farmers and ranchers. The conference aims to strengthen collaboration and partnership among groups and provide an opportunity to share new ideas in research, extension and outreach.
The conference will include:
-preconference short courses
For more information, or to register, go to: http://www.conferences.uiuc.edu/conferences/conferenceviewer2/view.cfm?conf=20033