7th National Farm to Cafeteria Conference:  Powering Up

Tuesday, April 15

7:00am-5:00pm           Registration open

8:00am- 5:00pm          Field trips and short courses

8:00am- 5:00pm          Farm to School in Native American Communities Gathering

3:30pm-5:30pm            School Garden Support Organizations Unite!

3:00pm-5:00pm           Farm to Preschool Open House and Happy Hour

6:00pm- 9:00pm          South Region Reception


Wednesday, April 16

7:00am- 5:00pm          Registration open

8:00am-10:30am         National Farm to School Network regional networking sessions

11:00am                         Welcome plenary

12:30pm                         Lunch

1:45pm- 3:15pm           Workshop session A  (12 concurrent tracks)

3:30pm- 5:00pm           Workshop session B  (12 concurrent tracks)

6:00pm-9:00pm            Local Foods Reception (at Whole Foods Market rooftop patio/garden)


Thursday, April 17

7:00 am                           Morning yoga

7:30am – 4:00pm         Registration open

7:30am – 8:30am          Breakfast

8:30am – 10:00am       Local plenary session

10:15am- 12:00pm      Open space sessions

12:00pm – 1:00 pm      Lunch on your own
(A selection of Austin’s best food trucks will be parked near the hotel!)

1:00pm-2:00pm           Lightning Talks

2:15pm – 3:45pm         Workshop session C  (12 concurrent tracks)

4:00pm- 5:30pm           Poster, Networking and  Share Fair

7:30pm – 9:00pm          Special event: Food Talks


Friday, April 18

7:00am – 8:00am           Yoga or mindful meditation

7:30am – 8:30am           Breakfast

7:30am-9:00am              Registration open

8:30am- 10:00am           Workshop session D  (12 concurrent tracks)

10:15am- 12:30pm        Closing plenary session

12:30pm                            Conference concludes


See the other pages in this section for more information about workshops, plenaries, receptions and other events.