Conservation Training

Gather to Grow Forest Farming Conference

March 22, 2024 – March 24, 2024

Location: Roanoke, VA

The Appalachian Beginning Forest Farmer Coalition hosts this Forest Farming Conference in Roanoke. It will feature learning, networking, and strategic planning programs that will shape the future of forest farming of woodland crops such as botanicals, mushrooms, and decorative products in Appalachia and beyond. Keynote speakers, working group meetings and panels, field tours, expo, exhibitors, breakout presentations, flash talks, a youth program, and poster presenters are included.