Seeding the Future Conference at Dickinson College

From Dickinson College:
We are excited to release the full program and schedule for the Seeding the Future: Cultivating the College Farm From the Field to the Classroom Conference at Dickinson College on October 14-15, 2011.
The registration deadline of September 30 is quickly approaching and we wanted to make you aware of the amazing lineup of keynote speakers, presenters, & attendees at our upcoming farm conference.
Our website has been updated with the detailed schedule, keynote biographies, lodging information & a list of who’s coming to the conference thus far.

Conference highlights include a keynote presentation from Tony Geraci,”Cafeteria Man” that reformed Baltimore City Public Schools Food Services, a farm tour and hands-on workshops at the Dickinson College Organic Farm, and presentations from the nation’s higher education leaders in college farming, innovative dining services, and sustainable community building.

The deadline for the poster session abstract submission has been moved to September 23, 2011. This is a great opportunity for your institution/organization to share what you are doing in regards to college farms, gardens, dining, or community building. The application process is easy.

Registration ends September 30, 2011 and is $175 for general registration. The first 50 General Registrants will receive a $25 discount. Student registration is only $65. Registration is free to current Dickinsonians. All registration is done online. Register Now!

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Community Resilience-Building. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s