The annual Emerging Farmers Conference (formerly the Immigrant & Minority Farmers Conference) serves to advance the success and sustainability of farmers who traditionally face barriers to the education and resources necessary to build profitable agricultural businesses, including immigrant farmers and farmers of color.
This year’s theme is Strength & Creativity in Farming. Download the full program for the 2020 Emerging Farmers Conference.
Conference DetailsEmerging Farmers Conference: Strength & Creativity in Farming
Fri., January 24 – Sat., January 25, 2020
UMN Continuing Education & Conference Center
1890 Buford Ave., St. Paul MN
Keynote SpeakersThis year’s keynote speakers are Moses B. Momanyi and Lonah Onyancha of Dawn 2 Dusk Farm. They started at Big River Farms and now farm 5 acres of vegetables and 2 acres of fruit, selling primarily at Twin Cities farmers markets.
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