2020 16th Annual Grain Growers Conference

"Revitalizing a Local Grains Community"

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The Essex Resort & Spa, 70 Essex Way, Essex, VT 05452

Join us on March 24 as we welcome Amber Lambke to the Grain Growers Conference as our keynote speaker! Amber is the founder and president of Maine Grains, Inc., which can be found in specialty food stores and is used by bakeries, breweries, and restaurants throughout the Northeast. She is also a founding member of the Maine Grains Alliance. Amber has worked with local business leaders and community members to successfully bring the cultivation and processing of grains back to Skowhegan, Maine.

Get to know what local opportunities are available for grain growers by meeting local buyers in the region. Additional conference sessions will include: sensory analysis, tasting panels, producing seed, no-till in organic systems, UVM research results, and much more! Don't forget the hands-on baking sessions, which will include Baking Theory, Old World Grains, and Baking Bread for Busy Farmers.

View the PDF icon full brochure and conference agenda here.

We welcome conference Sponsors and/or Exhibitors! You need to please sign up by January 31, 2020. PDF icon View the Sponsor and Exhibitor Reservation form here (PDF).

Cost is $75 per person and $50 per NGGA member (Northern Grains Growers Association). Click here to register online today. Call Susan at 802-524-6501 if any questions.

USD funds only if check or cash.

No conference fee refunds. Call Susan Brouillette at 802-524-6501 if questions.

To request a disability related accommodation to participate in the conference, please contact Susan Brouillette at 802-524-6501 or 1-800-639-2130 by March 3, 2020 so we may assist you.



Thank you to our sponsors!