Registration Now Open!

April 12, 2023

Register for the 2023 Community Food Systems + Farm to School and Early Care Conference now through June 1.

Join us for this first-ever collaborative conference hosted by the Community Food Systems program and Iowa Farm to School and Early Care Coalition. This three-day conference will be held June 15-17, 2023 in Waukee, Iowa with optional activities to attend in the Des Moines Area.

The goal of the conference is to engage, support, and inspire individuals, organizations, and businesses in all areas of the food system. The conference theme is Growing a Culture of Celebration and will celebrate all things related to food, learning, and collaboration.

View our conference agenda for details on plenaries, breakout sessions, site visits, and networking opportunities. A full conference program with session abstracts and presenter bios will be posted in late May.


Individuals can register for the full, three-day conference or register for individual days. See below for details on fees.

Visit our conference webpage for full details.

Questions? Contact Bre Miller at