All in person workshops around the state have been postponed until the further notice. Please look for our virtual workshops and webinars starting in April.
Mid-Atlantic Urban Agriculture Summit
October 12 @ 9:00 am - October 14 @ 12:30 pm
Welcome to the first Mid-Atlantic Urban Agriculture Summit! This event launched five years ago and was formerly known as the Virginia Ag Summit. New in 2021, organizers at Virginia Cooperative Extension have extended it to the entire Mid-Atlantic region to facilitate the sharing of even more knowledge and experiences. We invite urban farmers, gardeners, policymakers, government officials, foodies and other interested individuals to three partial days of:
Learning about one of agriculture’s fastest-growing sectors
Virtual tours of successful urban farms
This year’s topics will include:
Urban Agriculture and Food Security
Innovations in Urban Ag: Business, Technology, and Policy
Urban Community Gardening
If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Jessica Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (804) 524-5964 / TDD (800) 828-1120 during business hours of 8 am. and 5 p.m. to discuss accommodations five days prior to the event.