The 2018 SFA Annual Conference will be 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 10, 2018, at the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph, Minn.
Registration is now open for the 2018 SFA Annual Conference, and Early Bird registration is just $60 through Jan. 31 for current SFA members. Online preregistration ends Feb. 7, 2018. Registration at the door will be available to all for $70. And don’t miss the Friday night social, set for 7-9 p.m. Feb. 9 at Minnesota Street Market in downtown St. Joseph, which is free and open to all.
Sessions & Features
To see the working schedule, with session topics, presenters and more, click HERE.
Veggie Buds is returning for children ages 3-12. Registration is $10 per child. Kids must be potty trained. Along with all the other fun activities, the children will also take a tour of the College’s Deep Winter Greenhouse, Full Circle.
Children under 3 are free and welcome at the SFA Annual Conference but are the responsibility of their parents.
Register for Veggie Buds at the main registration link above or at the door.
Sponsor/Exhibitor registration is also open. Click here to download the registration form. If desired, pay your sponsor/exhibitor fees online here. Online payers must still fill out application form and submit to firstname.lastname@example.org for approval.
During the Annual Conference plenary session, SFA will hold a recognition ceremony in honor of the Minnesota Institute of Sustainable Agriculture, which is celebrating 25 years of advancing the values of sustainable agriculture throughout the state and region.
Please join SFA leaders, members, staff and partners as we reflect on MISA’s leadership in sustainable agriculture practices, education and innovations to promote vital sustainable farms and communities.
Returning is the pre-conference event, “Meet Your Farmers and Foodies Social & Jam Session,” from 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 9 at Minnesota Street Market, 27 Minnesota St W, St. Joseph. Bring the whole family, your instruments, or just drop in to say hello. There is plenty of space to chat inside one of St. Joe’s fine local food establishments. Info: email@example.com. Click here to download a flyer.
- Rodeway Inn, St. Joseph | 320.363.7711
- St. John’s Abbey Guesthouse | 320.363.2573
- Hampton Inn, St. Cloud | 320.252.4448
Session topic voting has ended. Thanks to all who participated.