Young Farmers Conference #YFC17
Young Farmers Conference 2017
Engage with committed change makers and thought leaders: farmers, chefs, scientists and activists who are committed to a more just and sustainable food system.
The 10th Annual Young Farmers Conference
Thanks to everyone who attended and watched the Young Farmers Conference this year. Watch select sessions here.
Session HighlightsView full schedule
Four Stone Barns Fellows discuss equality in the food system.
Climate Change Mitigation
Ricardo Salvador and Marcia DeLonge of the Union for Concerned Scientists discuss a way forward for agriculture.
Indigenous Resurgence Through Foodways
Indigenous Agriculture and themes of public health through native cooking demonstrations.
Discussing and demonstrating several new tools developed as a direct result of collaboration with Eliot Coleman and the Slow Tools Group.
Plenary: Women on the Verge
Moving beyond statistics to explore the significance of women in leadership roles in agriculture and opportunities for progress.
Keynote: Dr. M. Sanjayan
A thought-provoking keynote by M. Sanjayan, a global conservation scientist and CEO of Conservation International.
The Young Farmers Conference was presented with support from generous sponsors and partners. For information about 2018 sponsorship opportunities, please contact Maggie Nolin at firstname.lastname@example.org.