December 5-6 - Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation’s (MFBF’s) Annual Meeting - co-hosted by Cape & Islands and Hampden County Farm Bureau’s. At the Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center - Details here.
December 10-12 - New England Vegetable & Fruit Conference, Radisson Hotel, Manchester, NH.
2020 - January
January 11 - 33rd NOFA/Mass Winter Conference - Worcester State University. NOFA/Mass is thrilled to announce that our 2020 Winter Conference Keynote Presenter will be the award-winning journalist Carey Gillam. Details here.
January 14 - Homeless Animal Prevention and Care Fund Advisory Committee Meeting - Boston - 10-noon. Details here.
January 14 - 2020 Greenhouse Production Winter Education Program - 9:00am – 3:15pm, Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center - Westford. As each new season arrives, greenhouse growers face fresh challenges for continually refining production systems and improving crop quality. Top experts offer the latest practices for managing pests, managing the greenhouse environment, and optimizing plant nutrition to make the most of your time and budget. 3 pesticide re-certification credits, category 26 (greenhouse) have been approved. Enhance your skills and grow better plants. Details here.
January 31 - Massachusetts Food Policy Meeting - Worcester - Details here.
February 4-5 - Northeast Agribusiness & Feed Alliance Annual Meeting & Forum - Albany. Updates here.
February 23 - SEMAP 13th Annual Agriculture & Food Conference - 8am - 4:30pm - Bristol County Agricultural High School, 135 Center St. Dighton. Whether you’re a professional farmer, a backyard gardener, or just curious about locally grown food, the Ag & Food Conference is for you! Each year, the lineup includes workshops for the general public as well as info-packed sessions for farmers and gardeners of all experience levels. Details here.
March 25 - Agriculture Day at the Statehouse - Boston