The California Small Farm Conference is happy to announce that registration is now available on the website: www.californiafarmconference.com/index.php/attend/registration. Online registration saves you time and postage! Signing up for Field Courses online increases your chances of getting the course you want, as reservations are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
The California Small Farm Conference is the state's premier gathering of small farmers, agricultural students, farmers’ market managers and others involved in the small farm industry. The three day educational conference includes: day-long short courses and on-farm tours; focused workshops; engaging keynote addresses and numerous networking opportunities.
Don’t miss this opportunity to harvest knowledge, sign up today!
New 'Veggie Adventure' video
Take a closer look at Asian vegetables with farm advisors in Fresno County
Agritourism workshops and summit
Beginning Nov. 30, the Small Farm Program is organizing a series of hands-on workshops in Fresno and Glenn counties, for farmers and ranchers to learn about agritourism.
Slow Money event in Davis
The founder of a national investing network dedicated to supporting local food and sustainable agriculture enterprises spoke at a UC Small Farm Program event.
Learn about Hmong crops, herbs
Fresno conference focused on Southeast Asian refugee farmers and the food they produce
USDA offers compensation for discrimination claims
Notice from the USDA to Hispanic and women farmers and ranchers
SFP wins national diversity award
The UC Small Farm Program was awarded the 2010 National Extension Diversity Award at the annual meeting of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.
Farmers should watch out for the 'heat'
Small-scale farmers are reminded to meet labor regulations — including heat safety
Small Farm Ethnic Crops & Livestock Opportunities
Small Farm advisor Richard Molinar writes on "Gailon, Bittermelon, and other Unusual Ethnic Crops" in the Summer 2010 USDA Small Farm Digest
Sacramento a National Leader in Direct Farm Sales
Sacramento-area farms market directly to consumers through farmers markets and roadside produce stands at almost twice the rate of farms nationally
How to Disinfect Wells
Suggested disinfection procedures for growers with contaminated well water
Ruskey and Mussen Receive 2010 Pedro Ilic Award
Annual Small Farm Program award honoring one outstanding farmer and one outstanding educator in California
Small Farm Program has a new address
UC Small Farm Program continues to serve small-scale farms and ranches
Growers report food safety costs
New survey of California leafy greens growers
Recent newspaper articles citing the Small Farm Program