The 20th annual Virginia Biological Farming Conference is Virginia’s premier organic and sustainable agricultural conference! The Virginia Association for Biological Farming (VABF) and Virginia State University (VSU) collaborate to bring together farmers, gardeners, eaters, educators and advocates of sustainable agriculture for 2 full days of educational workshops and presentations, panel discussions, interesting and knowledgeable exhibitors, regionally sourced meals, book signings, Silent Auction, Taste of Virginia Expo and lots of networking opportunities at our Taste of Virginia social with music Saturday night!
Members enjoy reduced registration rates!
Join VABF or renew your membership here!
Current members: Simply request your password and sign in here!
*Note that Farm/Household members may purchase registrations for up to 5 farm/household members and Non-profit organization and Business Members may purchase up to 4 member registrations for their organization/company.
Volunteer and Financial Aid
Click here to access the Volunteer and Financial Aid Form. Deadline to apply for full financial aid is December 21, 2018. Volunteers receiving partial financial aid will be accepted on a rolling basis until all positions are filled. This year we are also offering Pre-Conference workshop volunteer positions.
VABF Conference delivery of Organic Farm Supplies
Seven Springs Farm is once again offering a bulk delivery to the VABF conference on January 11 and 12. Seven Springs Farm is donating 5% of total product sales to VABF. Deadline for orders – December 19th. Benefits: Help support VABF, save on shipping costs and get your farm/garden supplies early!
Contact 800-540-9181, 540-651-3228 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Do not place orders online for this delivery. Full catalog online at www.7springsfarm.com – for a free catalog call, email or order online.
Exhibitors & Advertisers
Allegheny Mountain Institute
Appalachian Beginning Forest Farmer Coalition
Certified Naturally Grown
Common Grain Alliance
Common Wealth Seed Growers
Earth and Sky Solutions
Friendly City Food Co-op
Grant Massie Land Company
High Mowing Organic Seeds
Johnny’s Selected Seeds
Mountain Run Permaculture
National Young Farmers Coalition
Paradise Energy Solutions
Produce Source Partners
Purple Mountain Organics
Quality Certification Services
Red Wing Shoes
Seven Springs Farm
Southern Exposure Seed Exchange
The Fertrell Company
Sharondale Mushroom Farm
USDA-Farm Service Agency
USDA NASS VA Field Office