2023 SEAK FARMERS SUMMIT
The Southeast Alaska Farmers Summit focuses on bringing farmers together in order to learn from one another and from other industry professionals. The summits offer a mix of formal presentations, farmer roundtable discussions, hands-on workshops, and lots of good food and snacks!
Time & Location
Feb 23, 8:30 AM – Feb 25, 8:15 PM
The Holy Cross House in Petersburg, AK, 406 Excel St, Petersburg, AK 99833, USA
About the Event
The 2023 Southeast Alaska Farmers Summit will offer a mix of formal presentations, farmer roundtable discussions, hands-on workshops, and plenty of opportunities to network with farmers and agriculture enthusiasts from around the region. The goal of this gathering is to inspire and support commercial agriculture in Southeast Alaska, thereby strengthening food security across our diverse and remote region. Together, we can create lasting connections between growers in the region and help build a robust local food economy in Southeast Alaska.
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT available if you register before January 11, 2023.
Use Coupon Code: FARMSEAK23 to save $50 off the price of admission!
Find out what topics will be covered by checking out our SCHEDULE OF EVENTS.
For detailed information on Conference Registration, Accommodations and Meals, please visit our FAQ PAGE.
For more specific registration or covid-related questions, please CONTACT US.
Registering online is limited to one person per registration. Registration will close Wednesday, February 8th, 2023.
If you prefer to pay with a check, please CONTACT US and we will make special arrangements for your registration.
Please note that all Friday presentations will be free and open to the community of Petersburg!
Also, selected presentations throughout the Summit will be available via Zoom. Please click HERE to visit the FAQs Page, where you can find a link to receive a Zoom invitation! Look for the link under the "Admission Fees" question.
Thanks to support from partnership grants, we will be offering a couple of FREE Pre-Conference Workshops to all Southeast Alaska Farmers Summit participants:
Tuesday, February 21st
Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Course (presented by Dena Cologgi of Alaska DEC)
This FREE all-day course will cover the following important topics:
- Introduction to Produce Safety
- Worker Health, Hygiene, and Training
- Soil Amendments
- Wildlife, Domesticated Animals, and Land Use
- Agricultural Water (Part I: Production Water; Part II: Postharvest Water)
- Postharvest Handling and Sanitation
- How to Develop a Farm Food Safety Plan
Click HERE to learn more about the Produce Safety Course
Wednesday, February 22nd
Farmers Marketing Workshop (presented by Ecotrust)
This FREE all-day workshop will include presentations on:
- The Pros & Cons of Marketing Models (CSA/Farmers Markets/Wholesale)
- Farmstands 101
- Farm Record Keeping/Small Business Management
- Making Local Food Accessible to Everyone in Your Community
Click HERE to learn more about the Farmers Marketing Workshop
You can register for one or both of these free workshops on our Registration page
Please help us reduce waste by remembering to BRING YOUR OWN MUG & WATER BOTTLE to the event!
Remember, save $50 by registering before January 11th, 2023 and using the coupon code: FARMSEAK23
Save $50 by registering before January 11th, 2023 and using the promo code FARMSEAK23. Includes conference admission and ALL meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) - Thursday, Friday, & Saturday
Save $50 by registering before January 11th, 2023 and using the promo code FARMSEAK23. Includes conference admission but NO meals (meant for residents of Petersburg).
ALL INCLUSIVE + BUNKHOUSE
From $350.00 to $400.00
Save $50 by registering before January 11th, 2023 and using the promo code FARMSEAK23. Includes conference admission and ALL meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) - Thursday, Friday, & Saturday Also includes Bunkhouse Lodging at $25 per night for your choice of 4, 5, or 6 nights (YOU MUST PROVIDE YOUR OWN BEDDING).
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