The Future Harvest CASA (Chesapeake Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture) Annual Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed Conference will be held January 11-13, 2018 at the College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in College Park, MD. The conference serves the Chesapeake region’s small- to mid-scale farm community (MD, VA, DE, WVA, DC, and southern PA) by providing educational and networking opportunities for beginning, intermediate, and experienced farmers, as well as consumers, small businesses, and government agencies.

We invite proposals from those who can speak to the topics that fall into one of the following categories:

Beginning Farming
Made Local: Value-Added & Artisanal Foods
Crop Production
Everybody Eats: Health & Food
Grassfed: Meat & Dairy
The Business of Farming
Environment, Community, & Policy
Carbon Farming & Regenerative Agriculture

For a more detailed description of the type of workshops and sessions we have offered in the past, please refer to our 2017 program HERE.

Submit Your 2018 RFP HERE

Please contact Shannon Varley with any questions about the form or the conference: shannon@futureharvestcasa.org or 410-549-7878