Be part of an exciting gathering of non-profit leaders, farmers and
ranchers, farmers market organizers, local foods activists, and more!
The first day will feature top speakers on issues critical to
independent agriculture, including:
- the National Animal Identification System
- genetically modified foods
- farm-to-school programs
- water rights and management
- the Farm Bill
- local food systems and farmers markets
The second day will be the training ground for what each and every
person can do about these issues! Come early for a networking
breakfast on additional topics, such as raw milk, mineral rights, and
government organics programs. Then learn what 501(c)(3) organizations
can and cannot do, how to create a network of local contacts, practical
information on how each of us can be a citizen lobbyist, and laying the
groundwork for taking action in 2009!
Register Early for Only $75 for the Full Conference!
Or Just $40 for One Day!
Early registration will end on Wednesday, August 13 After that, the cost goes up $10.
Students, government employess, under 16, and spouses are just $25/day
WHEN: Monday, August 18 – Tuesday, August 19, 2008
WHERE: Austin, Texas at Rubio’s Event Center, 10712 FM 1625
Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance
Sustainable Food Center
Holistic Management International–Texas
Food and Water Watch
Farmer to Farmer Campaign on Genetic Engineering