DOAG: Upcoming Agricultural Events

 
Upcoming Agricultural Events and Programs

Do you have an event that you would like posted?

Please email rebecca.eddy@ct.gov or call 860-713-2503.

 
March 2015
3/31/2015, 10:00AM: WIC/SENIOR Farmersí Market Nutrition Program Re-Certification Meeting
Location: Kellogg Environmental Center, Derby, CT
Contact: Connecticut Department of Agriculture, Rick Macsuga, 860-713-2544,
richard.macsuga@ct.gov, www.CTGrown.gov
 
 
April 2015

4/6/2015, Connecticut Ag Education Foundation Paint Nite Fundraiser, 6:30-8:30PM
Location: Muse Paint Bar, West Hartford, CT
Contact: events.musepaintbar.com

 

4/7/2015, Understanding Equine Liability, 7:00-9:00PM
Location: Northeast Utilities Bldg, Newington, CT
Contact: UConn Dept of Animal Science, UConn Extension, CT Horse Council, CT Farm Bureau Assoc., Dr. Jenifer Nadeau or Stacey Stearns, 860-428-9228, jenifer.nadeau@uconn.edu, stacey.stearns@uconn.edu

 

4/7-9/2015, Farm-to-Institution Summit, 9:00-5:00PM
Location: UMass, Amherst, MA
Contact: Farm to Institution New England, Dana Stevens, dana@farmtoinstitution.org, www.farmtoinstitution.org

 

4/10-11/2015, Savor: A Celebration of Wine, Food & Spirits
Location: Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT
Contact: Vicky Cirilli, 860-874-7742, info@savorct.com, www.savorct.com

 

4/15-16/2015, 2-Day Short Course on Processing Food for Sale from your On-Farm Residential Kitchen
Location: Middlesex County Extension Center, Haddam, CT
Contact: UConn Extension & University of Rhode Island, Diane Wright Hirsch, 203-407-3163, diane.hirsch@uconn.edu,

 

4/25/2015, Draft Animal Power Network Plowing Clinic
Location: We-Li-Kit Farm, Abington, CT
Contact: DAPNet & We-Li-Kit Farm, 518-441-9870, abingtongrown@hotmail.com, www.welikit.com

 

 

May 2015

5/1/2015, CT Farm Winery Passport Kick-Off
Location: All participating Connecticut farm wineries & vineyards
Contact: www.passporttoctfarmwine.com

Connecticut Governor's Conference on Tourism, 5/12/2015, 8:00AM-4:00PM
Location: Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT
Contact: DECD Connecticut Office of Tourism, Randy Fiveash, 860-256-2769, randall.fiveash@ct.gov

 

 

June 2015

6/5-7/2015, Brooklyn Ag Days
Location: Brooklyn Fairgrounds, Brooklyn, CT
Contact: 860-779-0012, brooklynagdays@brooklynfair.org, www.BrooklynFair.org

6/28-30/2015, Summer Fancy Food Show, 8:00AM-5:00PM
Location: New York City, NY
Contact: www.specialtyfood.com

 

 

July 2015

7/9-12/2015, North Stonington Agricultural Fair
Location: N. Stonington, CT
Contact: 860-535-1157, www.northstoningtonfair.com

CNLA Summer Field Day, 7/15/2015,
Location: Bartlett Arboretum, Stamford, CT
Contact: CNLA, www.cnla.biz

 
 
Don't forget to check your statewide commodity association for commodity-specific events!
   CT Apple Marketing Board and CT Pomological Society