Upcoming Events


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

School Food FOCUS is a national collaborative of large school districts across the country. This year's national gathering, "Change Beyond the Plate," convenes over 250 school food professionals, institutional purchasers, government allies, industry changemakers and food system thought leaders. 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