2019 NC Agritunity Conference

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CONFERENCE INFORMATION

Saturday, February 9, 2019

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Iredell County Center, 444 Bristol Dr., Statesville, NC

Registration Opens: 8:30 a.m.

Conference Hours: 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

REGISTRATION is now open for this event.

This third annual free agricultural conference and trade show was designed to meet the economic and environmental needs of small farmers and beginning gardeners, as well as generate a positive impact by building connections between farmers, educators, and agriculture-related businesses. NC Agritunity is a collaborative effort between N.C. Cooperative Extension agents in Iredell, Alexander, Caldwell, Catawba, Rowan, and Wilkes counties.

NC Agritunity will feature 3 educational “Breakout Sessions” focused on Livestock & Field Crop Production, Pest Management, and Small Farm Start-ups. Sessions will be provided by N.C. Cooperative Extension specialists, agents, and individuals from agricultural organizations.

Breakout Sessions Agenda

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Carol Coulter, of Heritage Homestead Goat Dairy. You can find out more about Heritage Homestead Goat Dairy on their website.

OTHER INFORMATION

Fusion Mexican Grill will have their food truck on site for lunch from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. and there will be a Trade Show with representation from agriculture business, nonprofits, and service agencies. You don’t want to miss this event.