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Located in Pocantico Hills, NY, Stone Barns is a laboratory for learning and catalyzing a culture of informed, healthy eating.

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By educating people about food and farming, we're encouraging the food citizens of tomorrow to make healthier life choices for themselves and the planet.

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#YFC19

2019 Young Farmers Conference

Watch Live

Select sessions will be streamed live on our website, Facebook page and YouTube channel. Check out the livestream schedule here and mark the calendar for your favorite sessions.

 

The YFC sense of community is strong at the Conference, and we want you to be part of it, no matter where you are! Gather your friends, family, or colleagues and host a watch party in your hometown.

 

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Questions? Email us at yfc@stonebarnscenter.org.

12th Annual Young Farmers Conference

December 4-6, 2019

Pocantico Hills (Lower Hudson Valley), NY

 

The 12th annual Young Farmers Conference will offer inspiration and education for beginning farmers from around the world. Young farmers will join regenerative farming veterans, business and entrepreneurship leaders, chefs and food artisans, and their peers for this transformative experience.

 

This year’s conference will offer even more opportunities for participants to build partnerships and relationships with one another and the presenters, to delve into technical innovations through experiential sessions, and to gain tactical insights into how to bring lessons learned back to their farming operations.

THE 2019 YFC LOTTERY APPLICATION IS NOW CLOSED.


Sneak Peek for 2019's Conference

Explore the full 2019 conference schedule

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Watch Previous conference highlights


Sponsorship

The Young Farmers Conference is presented with support from generous sponsors and partners. For information about 2019 sponsorship opportunities, please contact Maggie Nolin at maggien@stonebarnscenter.org.

 

Special Thanks to our YFC Media Partners

For more information about media partnership and press relations, please contact Jessica Galen at jessicag@stonebarnscenter.org.