Registration Now Open for Farm & Food Leadership Conference

Farm and Food Leadership Conference 2017Announcement from the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance:

Find out how YOU can make a difference for the future of local agriculture.

Join us at the 11th Annual Farm & Food Leadership Conference, September 24-26, in McKinney, Texas!

Get the latest news about sustainable farming and local foods while you connect with others who are as passionate as you are about these issues.

Take advantage of Early Bird rates

by registering now! 

Don’t miss the keynote address by international leader in sustainable agriculture Fred Kirschenmann!

Hear other top speakers on important issues, including:

  • On-farm food safety.
  • How to form a successful co-op.
  • Converting a conventional food business to a sustainable one.
  • Basics of grassroots organizing.
  • What’s happening to our rural aquifers.
  • The latest on GMOs.
  • And much more! Check out the program and speaker bios, with more coming soon.


Be sure to join us Monday evening for a special on-the-farm dinner at Pure Land Organic, the farm of father/daughter team (and FARFA members) Jack & Megan Neubauer. Dinner will be prepared by Chef Andrea Shackelford of McKinney’s Harvest restaurant.

Can’t afford to attend? We have scholarships available (preference given to young and beginning farmers). Email for details.

Interested in volunteering? You can qualify for reduced registration prices.    Contact

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