Registration is now open for the 3rd annual Young Farmers Conference at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture in Westchester County, NY.
This year’s conference will feature keynote addresses by Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Kathleen Merrigan, and ranchers Bill and Nicolette Hahn Niman, as well as over 60 workshops covering vegetable cultivation, animal husbandry, permaculture, land access, nutrient management, business and marketing, and policy and community building.
The conference will be held 12/2 – 12/3. Lodging is available at a local hotel for a reduced rate.
Information on lodging, scholarship and work-exchange opportunities, and a conference brochure can be found at: http://www.stonebarnscenter.org/our-work/young-farmers-initiative/young-farmers-conference/
To register for the conference, follow this link: http://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=892643