Virginia Biological Farming Conference
Jan 31 – Feb 1, 2014
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
Join us in Richmond, Virginia for the state’s premier gathering of organic producers and consumers. On January 31 and Feb 1, 2014 more than 500 passionate supporters of sustainable and organic farming and gardening will have the chance to participate in sessions ranging from Land Selection to High Tunnel Planting for Profit, Crafting Fermented Foods to Collaborations between Farmers, Bakers and Brewers; Making a Good Living off 1.5 acres and Profitable Management of a 10 acre Organic Vegetable and Flower Farm; Year Round Seed Germination and How to Gross $1 per square foot through growing diversified vegetables…plus many more interesting and informative sessions are planned.
Not to be missed is keynote speakers Gunther Hauk, biodynamic beekeeper of Spikenard Honeybee Sanctuary and Ray Archuleta of the NRCS speaking about soil health. Film screenings, local, organic food, and Virginia beer and wine round out the annual event. Plan to meet, network, and learn…farmer, gardener, or eater – this conference has something invaluable for you.
Click here to see the full schedule. Early Registration is going on now through
November 30th December 15th. (Deadline extended!)
~ * The Virginia Biological Farming Conference is co-hosted by Virginia State University and the Virginia Association for Biological Farming. * ~