Growing Our Future Harvest: 20th Anniversary Conference

January 17, 2019 09:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location: College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, University Boulevard East 3501, Hyattsville, Maryland

The region's premier farm and food gathering is celebrating 20 years! Join the Future Harvest Chesapeake Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture for an extra special three days of deep-dive workshops, farm fresh meals, inspiring speakers, and farmer and foodpreneur learning and networking!

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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! Check out our pre-conference (NEW intensive format) here:

Experience two conference days for advanced and beginning farmers, foodpreneurs, and educators. Preview the full schedule here:

Enjoy delicious farm-to-table meals - this once-a-year networking opportunity - farmer-to-farmer chats - seed, book, and small tool swaps - tradeshow - the Foodshed Photo Contest - and the Farmer of the Foodshed Awards!

Interested in sponsoring the conference or becoming an exhibitor? To learn more about sponsorship, exhibitor, and advertising opportunities, contact Agatha Grimsley, Conference Manager, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or visit sponsor and exhibitor registration here:

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