Sustainable Agriculture Conference

SAC 17, Nov. 3-5

SAVE THE DATE: November 9-11, 2018, in Durham NC

THE FARM & FOOD EVENT OF THE YEAR!

Download the full 2017 Conference Program here!

The Sustainable Agriculture Conference brings together farmers, foodies, ag-tivists, and experts for a weekend celebration of innovation in local, sustainable agriculture.

Attendees will experience a supportive and interactive event featuring local farmer-mentors as well as experts from various sectors of our agricultural system. This conference will tackle the challenges of building resilient regional food systems from the big ideas to the particulars of production.

Check out these unparalleled opportunities to learn and connect:

  • 60 workshops in 2 incredible days, including a program for beginning farmers and workshops to take seasoned veterans to the next level

  • 6 pre-conference bus tours take you to some of the Triangle’s most innovative farms

  • 8 intensive pre-conference sessions

  • 70-table Exhibit Hall

  • 3 amazing local & organic meals, including the Local Food Feast

  • Keynote presentation by Atina Diffley

  • CFSA’s annual meeting, plus regional and topical meetings

  • Speed Networking

  • Seed Exchange

  • Grower-Buyer Meet-up

  • Author Book Signing

PROGRAM

Check out the 2017 line-up of top speakers, workshops, and pre-conference intensives and tours!  

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MEALS, EXHIBITS & ACTIVITIES

The conference features amazing meals, great opportunities to network, make friends and new professional contacts, and extend the learning with the Seed Exchange, Author Book Signing, and NC and SC Legislative Updates.

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LOCAL FOOD FEAST

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2017 Local Food Feast and Keynote with Atina Diffley

Friday, Nov. 3, 2017
6:30-9:00 pm
Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center
Durham, NC

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