Upcoming Events

Conference

2016 Sustainable Agriculture Education Association National Conference

The SAEA champions innovative educational approaches for sustainable agriculture through the development, application, and research of teaching and learning practices. The goal of the conference is to connect educators, teachers, students, apprentices, staff, and administrators who focus on teaching and learning at the adult level. More details.

 

When: July 29, 2016 9:00AM - July 31, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California 95064
Online

2015 Farm to School Census Overview

This webinar will provide an overview of the Farm to School Census website including the recently posted raw data files and soon to be released data explorer tool. More details.

 

When: August 11, 2016 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Training

Summer Institute: Using Gardens to Teach

The summer institute is designed to help educators integrate gardens into their teaching. The training covers topics in literacy, social studies, science, math, and nutrition, as well as builds knowledge about sustainable agriculture, food systems, social justice, and ecological gardening practices. More details.

When: August 23, 2016 9:00AM - August 25, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Poughkeepsie Farm Project, 51 Vassar Lane, Poughkeepsie, New York 12603
Conference

First Annual Farm Tank Summit - Sacramento, CA

This two-day event will feature more than 35 different speakers from the food and agriculture field. Researchers, farmers, chefs, policy makers, government officials, and students will come together for interactive panels. More details.

When: September 21, 2016 9:00AM - September 23, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Hyatt Regency Sacramento, 1209 L Street, Sacramento, California 95814
Conference

Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2016

Loving the Earth” is the main theme for Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2016. This free, international event will have three main goals, inviting visitors to learn more about: how to be a farmer, how to be a co-producer and how to be a home-gardener. More details.

 

When: September 22, 2016 9:00AM - September 26, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Turin
Conference

Montana Farm to School Summit 2016: Sprouting Success

Attend a gathering of Montana farm to school professionals. More details.

When: September 22, 2016 9:00AM - September 23, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Montana State University, Bozeman, Bozeman, Montana
Conference

2016 Southeast Farm to School Conference

The Southeast Farm to School Conference is designed to provide school staff and community members the training and resources necessary to implement successful farm to school programs. More details.

 

When: September 23, 2016 9:00AM - September 24, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Greenville, South Carolina
Conference

Sixth International Conference on Food Studies

Founded in 2011, the International Conference on Food Studies provides a forum for research and practice-based discussions, in a time of growing public and research awareness of the relations among diet, health and social wellbeing. The conference provides an interdisciplinary forum for the discussion of: agricultural, environmental, nutritional, social, economic, and cultural perspectives on food. More details.

 

When: October 12, 2016 9:00AM - October 13, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94702
Conference

Growing Edible Education Symposium: Building the Movement

Farm to School Ventura County hosts the second annual Growing Edible Education Symposium. More details.

When: October 14, 2016 9:00AM - October 15, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Trinity Gardens, 909 N La Cumbre Rd, Santa Barbara, California 93110
Conference

Vermont Farm to School Conference

The Vermont Farm to School Conference is designed to bring together members and leaders of the farm to school community for education, networking and inspiration. The conference will be designed to appeal to both beginners and experts, and will attract farmers, processors, distributors, teachers, school administrators, government officials, policy makers, Farm to School (FTS) coordinators, advocates, and non-profit partners. More details.

When: November 2, 2016 9:00AM - November 3, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Lake Morey Resort, 1 Clubhouse Rd, Fairlee, Vermont 05045