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The 2022 Eastern Kentucky Farmer Conference will be held Friday, February 25th through Saturday, February 26th.
The Conference will be held at the Wilkinson Stumbo Convention Center at Jenny Wiley State Park, near Prestonsburg in Floyd County.
To reserve rooms at Jenny Wiley, please contact the park directly. They have a block of rooms reserved for the Eastern Kentucky Farmer Conference. There are 20 rooms with 2 double beds at $71.96 per night (plus taxes and fees) available at the group rate until January 24. You can reserve a room by calling the park at 606-889-1790 or if using online reservations, use the group booking code 5942.
FRIDAY– Friday afternoon workshops will include high tunnels, produce safety, integrated pest management and selling to schools.
FRIDAY NIGHT- Friday night will feature a guest speaker, dinner, music and dancing.
SATURDAY– Saturday’s topics will include business, production, funding, regulations, risk management and sustainability.
WHO WILL BE THERE?
A full slate of technical assistance and resource providers will be onsite, all in one place, close to home. All presentations will be geared toward the particular challenges and opportunities of farming in eastern Kentucky and many will feature fellow farmers sharing their real life experience.
EKY Farmer Conference online registration ends Saturday, February 19th. Same-day registrations are also available. Meals during Conference are included in your registration.
- $40.00 EKY Farmer Conference BOTH days (Friday and Saturday, includes dinner Friday, breakfast and lunch on Saturday)
- $20.00 EKY Farmer Conference FRIDAY 2/25 only (includes dinner & dancing Friday night)
- $25.00 EKY Farmer Conference SATURDAY 2/26 only (includes breakfast and lunch)
- $10.00 Youth ages 13-17 BOTH days, must be accompanied by a teacher or guardian
- Children ages 12 & under are FREE
To register, click here
Questions about the Conference? Contact Laurie White at email@example.com or call 859-428-7961