Monday, January 23, 2012

2012 PlacerGROWN Food and Farm Con­fer­ence is Sat­ur­day, Feb­ru­ary 4th! Scholarships available!

Plans are under­way for the 2012 Plac­er­GROWN and the UC Davis Exten­sion Food & Farm Con­fer­ence. The con­fer­ence will be held Feb­ru­ary 4, 2011 at Lin­coln High School. The theme of the 2012 con­fer­ence is “Cul­ti­vat­ing the next gen­er­a­tion”. 2012 Work­shops and courses are posted here.
The Plac­er­GROWN Food & Farm Con­fer­ence is Placer County’s pre­mier gath­er­ing of small farm­ers, agri­cul­tural stu­dents, farm­ers’ mar­ket man­agers and oth­ers involved in the small farm & agri­cul­tural indus­try. The one day edu­ca­tional con­fer­ence fea­tures over 25 work­shops; focused work­shops; engag­ing keynote addresses and numer­ous net­work­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties. Every­thing you need to plan a Big 2012 Future.

If you are a beginning farmer, intern, or experienced farmer, we still have few scholarships available to attend the PlacerGROWN Food and Farm Conference scheduled for February 4th at Lincoln High School.

Here is a link for more information about the Farm Conference and the scholarship application:
http://ucanr.org/sites/PGFFC/