- Hofstra University
Hempstead Turnpike, Hempstead, NY, 11549, United States
Upcoming Events At This Venue
April 14, 2012
Save the date for the next LI Small Farm Summit which will take place on Saturday, April 14th, at Hofstra University in Hempstead. It is an all day event, beginning at 8am, and continuing into the evening. We have two keynote speakers lined up, Will Allen from Growing Power in Milwaukee, and Chef Ann Cooper, the Renegade Lunch Lady, who is a pioneer in changing the school lunch program. There will be workshops going on all day, bringing together farmers, homesteaders, parents, teachers, food service personnel, backyard gardeners, bee keepers, fisherman, activists, and all those who care about our food system. Please plan on joining us. For more information, go to the website, longislandsmallfarmcentral.com/
April 25, 2015
This seminal event is a forum to educate people about growing food, making healthy and sustainable food choices and incorporating broader policies and programs that affect our food sources and our communities.
The Conference is expected to draw nearly 1,000 attendees including educators, farmers, advocates, policy regulators, parents, students, concerned citizens and non-profit organizations from across Long Island and the tri-state areas. It will feature interactive educational workshops led by expert panelists, a riveting keynote by Stephen Ritz, exhibits from local businesses, networking opportunities and much more.
Registration will begin in late February. For more information, please call 516-626-0908.