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ASAP’s 2018 Business of Farming Conference

Saturday, February 24, 2018 8-5 pm

A-B Tech/Mission Health Conference Center

16 Fernihurst Dr, Asheville, NC 28801

ASAP’s Business of Farming Conference brings together professional and aspiring farmers from across the Southeast to network and share resources to build viable farm businesses. The conference features business and marketing workshops led by regional experts and innovative farmers, a Grower-Buyer meeting where farmers and area buyers meet to explore potential matches, and individual consulting for farmers on legal, business, financial, tax, and insurance topics. ASAP’s Business of Farming Conference is for beginning and established farmers, and those seriously considering farming as a profession. Register and see a full list of conference activities at: http://asapconnections.org/events/business-of-farming-conference/.

For more information contact us at 828-236-1282 or events@asapconnections.org.

Cost: early bird registration is $75 per person or $125 for two farm partners until January 31. Late registration is $95 per person beginning February 1. The conference has sold out in the past, early registration is recommended.

2016 Meeting of the Whole


Thursday, December 8th     ~    6:30PM

Toy Boat Community Art Space

101 Fairview Road, Asheville

Pot-Luck ~ bring a dish to share ~ Cash Bar

Come celebrate, share good food, learn about recent work and provide input on revisions to the City of Asheville’s Food Action Plan.

Past Events:

A Celebration of Interdependence

Asheville Buncombe Food Policy hands-with-plantCouncil Meeting of the Whole

Friday, July 31, 2014 6:00-9:00 PM
Stephens Lee Recreation Center

We will gather to plant seeds for capacity building and strengthening our movement to a Collective Impact framework approach to community food security work. Let’s celebrate our growth as a community dedicated to a sustainable food system!

Space is limited for this event so please fill out the RSVP form below or RSVP here by July 26th!

Food Action Film Screening

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