Wednesday, April 26, 2017
 

Illinois Specialty Crops/Agritourism Conference

4.94 miles
0.00 out of 5
0 votes
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
January 12, 2017

3000 S. Dirksen Pkwy
Springfield, IL 62703
529-7777

TIME: 8am-4am

PRICE: To register for the conference, visit specialtygrowers.org and click on the ISCAOC convention link.

PHONE: 309-557-2107

FACEBOOK:
https://www.facebook.com/ILSpecialty/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

Categories:

Info

The Illinois Specialty Crops, Agritourism, and Organic Conference (ISCAOC) will be held January 11-13, 2017, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Springfield. The conference, which features nearly 100 speakers and 60 trade show exhibitors, will again host four concurrent preconference workshops, general sessions and breakout sessions aimed at helping Illinois specialty growers cultivate their operations.

A special opportunity for farmers is scheduled for Wednesday.  The ISCAOC is hosting the North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (NCR-SARE) Farmers Forum program. This traveling annual event gives farmers, ranchers, and others funded by NCR-SARE grants the chance to share information about their sustainable agriculture research, demonstration, and education projects. The projects highlighted in these presentations and the Farmers Forum are funded by grants from North Central Region-Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (NCR-SARE), a USDA-funded program that supports and promotes sustainable farming and ranching by offering competitive grants and educational opportunities.



Local Reviews

comments powered by Disqus

Also in Food

Food

April 27, 2017, 12pm
217-786-4993

5250 Shepherd Road
Springfield IL 62794
786-2200

Website
0 mi
0.00 out of 5
0 votes
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Food

April 28, 2017, 6:30pm-8:30pm
217-528-1563

1030 N. Seventh St.
Springfield IL 62702
528-0457

Website
0 mi
0.00 out of 5
0 votes
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Food

April 29, 2017, 9am-1am
217-528-1563

1030 N. Seventh St.
Springfield IL 62702
528-0457

Website
0 mi
0.00 out of 5
0 votes
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Food

May 5, 2017, 5:45pm-7:30pm
618-525-0975

222 S. Sixth St.
Springfield IL 62701
522-4313

Website
0 mi
0.00 out of 5
0 votes
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
More Events

Other Events at Crowne Plaza Hotel

Bulletin Board

April 29, 2017, 5pm-10pm
217-414-9301

3000 S. Dirksen Pkwy
Springfield IL 62703
529-7777

Website
0 mi
0.00 out of 5
0 votes
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Music: General Events

April 30, 2017, 5:30pm-9pm
217-522-2838

3000 S. Dirksen Pkwy
Springfield IL 62703
529-7777

Website
0 mi
0.00 out of 5
0 votes
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
More Events