‘Business of Farming’ conference is Feb. 23

Jan 30, 2013

ASAP, local farmers, agriculture professionals, and business and marketing specialists will present a conference on the business of farming from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, at Warren Wilson College, 701 Warren Wilson Road, in Swannanoa. The day-long event offers opportunities to meet with restaurant and wholesale buyers.

The cost is $30 per person before Feb. 1 or $35 after Feb. 1. Register more than one person and receive a $15 discount on the order total.

Conference registration includes a choice of workshops, meetings with restaurant and wholesale buyers, a locally sourced breakfast and lunch and a comprehensive resource notebook. Call 236-1282, ext. 113.