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The National Young Farmers Conference

Every December, hundreds of beginning farmers from across the United States gather at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture to learn from agricultural luminaries, peers, and advocacy organizations at the National Young Farmers Conference: Reviving the Culture of Agriculture. On December 3-5, 2014, Stone Barns Center will host the 7th annual National Young Farmers Conference, providing participants with access to inspiring keynotes and unique workshops that address soil science, technical skills, agricultural policy, farm business management, conservation and more.

PRE-CONFERENCE: AGROECOLOGY & CLIMATE CHANGE  

On December 3, 2014 Stone Barns Center will host a day of workshops and conversations with scientists, farmers and policy experts to explore issues related to agriculture and climate change, with a focus on mitigation and adaptation strategies.

CALL FOR WORKSHOP PROPOSALS 

Click here to download the 2014 Call for Proposals as a Microsoft Word Document.

Click here to download the 2014 Call for Proposals as a PDF file.

CONSULTATION SESSIONS

This year, conference attendees will have the opportunity to sign up for small group consulting sessions with experts in farm financing, food law, farm business planning, and more.

Click here to download the 2014 Call for Consultant Proposals as a Microsoft Word Document.

Click here to download the 2014 Call for Consultant Proposals as a PDF file.

SPONSORSHIP

The National Young Farmers Conference is presented with support from generous sponsors and partners. For information about 2014 sponsorship opportunities, please contact Erica Helms at ericah@stonebarnscenter.org.

GENERAL INQUIRIES

yfc@stonebarnscenter.org

914.366.6200 x160

PRESS ABOUT THE NATIONAL YOUNG FARMERS CONFERENCE

Click here to view the 2013 Conference Brochure.