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Posted on: January 25, 2019

Northern Connecticut Agricultural Summit, “Farming for Your Future” Saturday, March 2, 2019

In conjunction with the Town of Enfield and sponsored in part by Asnuntuck Community College and the Enfield Agricultural Commission, a group of local farmers have joined forces to coordinate the Northern Connecticut Agricultural Summit. The Summit will be held on Saturday, March 2 from 8:30 to 1:00 p.m. at Asnuntuck Community College, 170 Elm Street, Enfield. 

The Snow Date is March 9, 2019.

The Agricultural Summit, “Farming for Future” is geared toward current and prospective farmers in Hartford and Tolland counties. Keynote speaker for the event is Bryan Hurlburt, Executive Director of the Connecticut Farm Bureau Association.  

During the Summit, attendees will hear from expert speakers at seminars throughout the morning to include Social Media 101, Land as your Legacy, Soil Health, Financing/Credit, Produce Safety, How to Establish a CSA and Navigating through State Grants to name a few. 

The Agricultural Summit is free of charge and will include a continental breakfast, seminars and informational exhibitors.   

Take a look at the Seminar Descriptions.  The Summit is broken into 3 sessions with a wide variety of interesting topics available for exploration.

Print out the Registration Form and check which subjects you are interested in learning more about.

This Press Release is also available for posting and sharing for anyone in the community that is interested.


 For more information please call Chris Casey, Event Coordinator at 860.698.6267 or email cwsmcasey@gmail.com. 


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