Saturday, August 17, 2013

Seeds of Growth Conference in Buford, GA

Interest in local food systems and sustainable agriculture has been growing every year. Many communities around the country have seized upon this growing interest to develop environments where local agriculture has created impressive contributions to community and economic development. Seeds of Growth is a conference designed to bring together key stakeholders in our area to learn about how the increasing demand for locally grown food can benefit local communities, aid economic development and become an important tool in community revitalization.

If you are a city official, school cafeteria manager, or farmers market manager, you should attend this conference.

There will loads of great information to take home and a chance to win some great door prizes. Breakfast and lunch featuring some fabulous locally grown food will be served. The conference is by invitation only and there is no admission fee. Register today!

For more information: Phone: 404-941-0616

The event will be held on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location of the conference will be at the
Gwinnett Environmental Heritage Center
2020 Clean Water Dr.
Buford, GA 30519

Find out more on the conference itself by visiting Georgia Organics "Grower Newsletter."