Middle Tennessee farmland once fed Nashville, and it will again. Breakfast, lunch and a dinner will be made by local chefs using local ingredients. Panel discussions with economists, chefs, universities, board of education representatives, and others involved in the local food movement.
As a peak year-end event fostering this change, the Tennessee Local Food Summit is December 2-4, 2016 and will be held at Tennessee State University‘s downtown Avon Williams Campus. SUBMIT YOUR QUESTION FOR A PANEL DISCUSSION VIA TWEET USING #TNLFSpanel !!
If you are looking for land to farm, you can submit your resume with your ticket purchase to have it available for landowers at the conference! **Please forward ticket confirmation with resume to [email protected] INCLUDED!
The Farmer Dating Game will put landowners and wannabe farmers together to put farm land back into production!
Also featuring: Hugh Lovel Will Harris of White Oak Pastures Ken Meter John Ikerd Larry Kopald with The Carbon Underground Eric Wooldridge with Bells Bend Farms BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE: https:// Sponsored by Barefoot Farmer, LLC and TSU, it will feature Nashville’s best chefs offering delicious, locally grown organic meals during a full day of educational workshops, networking, and the celebration of another great growing season.
❧ Effects of agriculture on the environment Sunday, December 4th, there will be a tour of a local farm.Learn how to grow your own food, where local food is available, how to use it, and why it is healthier.