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Future Harvest CASA Annual Conference 2019

January 17 - January 19

Future Harvest Chesapeake Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Annual Conference – Jan 17-19
Fruit of the Rot: Diversifying your farm with Mushrooms

The region’s premier farm and food gathering is celebrating 20 years! Join us for an extra special three days of deep-dive workshops, farm fresh meals, inspiring speakers, and farmer and foodpreneur learning and networking!

Featuring farming luminaries Karen Washington of Rise and Root Farm; Forrest Pritchard and Ellen Polishuk, authors of Start Your Farm; and Dr. Ray Weil, Soil Health Expert and UMD Professor of Soil Science!

Interact during a full day of how-to farming and food intensives, redesigned this year for more in-depth, hands-on learning, including from Meredith Leigh, charcuterie expert!

Experience two conference days for advanced and beginning farmers, foodpreneurs, and educators

Enjoy delicious farm-to-table meals, this once-a-year networking opportunity, Farmer-to-Farmer Chats, Seed Swap, Tradeshow, the Foodshed Photo Contest, Taste of the Chesapeake local food fair, and the Farmer of the Foodshed Awards!

Details

Start:
January 17
End:
January 19
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Website:
https://www.futureharvestcasa.org/conference

Organizer

Future Harvest CASA
Phone:
(410) 549-7878
Email:
futureharvestcasa@gmail.com
Website:
https://www.futureharvestcasa.org/

Venue

College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
3501 University Blvd East
Hyattsville, MD 20783 United States
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Phone:
301-985-7300
Website:
https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/wasum-college-park-marriott-hotel-and-conference-center/

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