Upcoming Events


6th Farm-Based Education Network National Gathering

Educators, farmers, nonprofit organization staff, parents, nutrition practitioners, policy makers, students, and more will come together to share skills and resources, build relationships, and celebrate the vibrant field of farm-based education. More details.

When: November 4, 2016 9:00AM - November 6, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Concord-Carlise High School, 500 Walden St, Concord, Massachusetts 01742

It Takes a Region Conference

The Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group's annual It Takes a Region Conference brings together farm and food systems practitioners across the 12-state Northeast region to learn, debate, collaborate, and innovate solutions to critical food systems issues. More details.


When: November 10, 2016 9:00AM - November 12, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Hartford Hilton, 315 Trumbull Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06103

The Change Food Fest

The Change Food Fest “Growing the Good Food Movement” will explore and celebrate change happening in the food system. The conference will highlight solutions that have the potential to bring about a sustainable food system. More details.


When: November 11, 2016 9:00AM - November 13, 2016 12:00AM PST
Where: New York, New York

2016 Food Tank Summit - Chicago, IL

This one-day event will feature more than 40 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: November 16, 2016 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Where: University of Chicago: Gleacher Center, 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60611

Growing Power Conference

The Growing Power Conference will help attendees learn how they can grow food year-round, no matter what the climate, and how they can build markets for small farms. More details.

When: November 18, 2016 9:00AM - November 20, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

School Food Focus 2016 National Gathering

The School Food Focus National Gathering will convene over 250 school food leaders, institutional purchasers, government allies, industry changemakers and food system thought leaders. Attendees will share innovative procurement strategies, connect with supply chain leaders and discuss ways to strengthen the school food movement. More details.


When: December 6, 2016 9:00AM - December 8, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Chateau Elan Winery and Resort, 100 Rue Charlemagne Dr, Braselton, Georgia 30517

Young Farmers Conference

On December 8-9, 2016, Stone Barns Center will host the 9th annual Young Farmers Conference, providing participants with access to inspiring keynotes and unique workshops that address soil science, technical skills, agricultural policy, farm business management, conservation and more. More details.


When: December 8, 2016 9:00AM - December 9, 2016 5:00PM PST
Where: Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, 630 Bedford Rd, Tarrytown, New York 10591