The Iowa Speciality Producers Conference is a educational event for specialty growers in the Midwest to gather, network and learn together. Topics include fruit, vegetables, viticulture, enology, other specialty crops, business and marketing.This year will be in person at the FFA Enrichment Center in Ankeny, Iowa.
Great Plains Growers Conference (GPGC) is a great local conference for commercial fruit and vegetable producers from Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and other midwest states providing research-based information, from both vegetable research specialists and local growers, to help your farms grow and thrive. The conference is format is hybrid ! Attend in person or virtually.
Register here: https://www.greatplainsgrowersconference.org
Join us at the Iowa Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association annual conference, January 23-24, 2020 in Ankeny, IA. The conference will be held at the FFA Enrichment Center on the DMACC Campus, 1055 SW Prairie Trail Parkway, Ankeny, IA 50023. The conference includes presentations by academic experts, industry professionals and expert growers and a tradeshow featuring exhibitors with the latest seeds, supplies, equipment, and grower information. The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship – Pesticide Bureau has granted approval for recertification credits for fruit and vegetable commercial and private pesticide applicators at the conference.
Conference agenda and registration can be found on www.ifvga.org
Join us for the 2019 Great Plains Growers Conference in St. Joseph, MO from 10-12 January, 2019. This three-day conference features presentations by expert speakers from throughout the nation on topics ranging from fruit and vegetable production, high tunnel production, honey bees, pest management, organic production, IPM, food safety, soil management, marketing, etc. The conference showcases educational information from all five states: Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and South Dakota, along with a trade show highlighting tools, supplies, and products employed in vegetable and fruit production.
Registration for the event at https://www.greatplainsgrowersconference.org/