Three sessions will be held between January and March.
January 22, 2015 at the University Of Georgia Conference Center, 15 RDC Road, Tifton, Georgia 31793
February 19, 2015 at Fort Valley State University Pettigrew Center, 1005 State University Drive, Fort Valley, Georgia 31030
March 12, 2015 at Gwinnett Technical College Busbee Center, 5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043
Topics will include 2014 Farm Bill, Micro-Irrigation, EQIP (Veteran Ranking) Process, Small vs. Large Farm, Organic Certification, Seasonal High Tunnels, and more! In addition, presentations from expert keynote speakers and entertainment from agricultural comedian David Ferrell. Early registration and payment of fee $20 can be completed online at http://conta.cc/1vjYPvM - select specific workshop location under session section of link. We look forward to seeing you there!!
The Broad River Soil and Water Conservation District, in partnership with the Upper Chattahoochee River Soil and Water Conservation District and USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service, will be hosting a small farm conference at Unicoi State Park in Helen, Ga.
Registration for the conference is $225 per person. However, through sponsorship from the Broad River Soil and Water Conservation District, the first 120 people to reserve a spot will receive a fully-paid scholarship for the event.