Jul 21, 2016

2016 National Value Added Agriculture Conference

Presented by:  Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection; University of Wisconsin – Dane County Extension
Location:  Park Hotel   (22 S. Carroll Street, Madison)
Time: July 21-22

National leaders in value-added agriculture will be convening in Madison, Wisconsin, for the 18th Annual National Value-Added Agriculture Conference. The theme of this year’s conference is “Agriculture, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship: Developing Thriving Rural Communities.”

Conference topics include agritourism, rural & urban economic development, food waste, food safety, marketing, policy, local & regional food systems, labor issues, alternative energy, technology, supply chain management, and more.

Who should attend: Farmers, business owners and operators, entrepreneurs, consultants, policy makers, extension specialists, academics, community leaders, and service providers.

Learn more and register online by July 7.