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October 5-6, 2017: Virginia Urban Agriculture Summit (Arlington, VA)

Please join us for the 2017 Virginia Urvan Agriculture Summit
October 5-6, 2017
Arlington Campus, George Mason University
3351 Fairfax Dr, Arlington, VA 22201

This year's 3rd Virginia Urban Agriculture Summit features many exciting events, including opening remarks be legislators and elected officials, keynote speaker, panels, workshops, tours, networking opportunities, local foods luncheon, and more.

Details and Registration:


The Virginia Beginning Farmer & Rancher Coalition is a state-wide and coalition-based Extension program, housed in Virginia Tech’s Department of Agricultural, Leadership, and Community Education. Funding was sponsored by the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) of the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Award #2017-70011-26861, and the Southern Risk Management Education Center Grant #545015. For more information about the program or funding, contact Kim Niewolny, Program Director and Extension Specialist, at or 540-231-5784.

For website updates, such as broken links, please contact Allyssa Mark, Program Associate.