Lodging and meals are free to Georgia farmers as long as space is available. The cost to others is $200.
The conference promotes a systems approach to sustainable agriculture. It covers topics like cover crops, equipment, organic farming and ecology. There will be several farmer-led breakout sessions and discussion panels.
For more information, call the Coffee County Extension Service at (912) 384-1402, Seven Rivers RC&D at (912) 367-7679 or Natural Resources Conservation Service at (912) 384-4811, extension 3.
The program's cosponsors are the University of Georgia Extension Service, NRCS, Seven Rivers RC&D, Altamaha Soil & Water Conservation District, Satilla River Soil & Water Conservation District, Coffee County Conservation Tillage Alliance, Georgia Conservation Tillage Alliance and Georgia Organics.