The New England Vegetable and Fruit Conference and Trade Show will be held this December 13-15th at the Doubletree by Hilton Manchester Downtown in Manchester, NH and will include 30 educational sessions over 3 days, covering major vegetable, berry and tree fruit crops, as well as various special topics, such as cut flower production, leafy greens, mushroom cultivation and farm business management. Popular ‘Farmer-to-Farmer’ information-sharing sessions bring speakers and farmers together for informal, in-depth discussions on timely issues of interest to growers. There will also be an extensive Trade Show with over 120 exhibitors that is open throughout the conference, a poster session featuring student researchers, and social mixers to help facilitate meeting fellow growers.
Pre-registration to attend any part of the conference or trade show is $115 for the first member of the farm or business and $85 for each additional member (family or employee) when pre-registered with the first member. The pre-registration fee for students (high school or college) is $50 each, students will need to show a student ID when picking up the registration packet. Pre-registration must be received by November 29, 2022. There is an additional fee of $30 per person ($20 for students) for regular registration between November 29 and December 11. A late fee of $15 will be added to all registrations submitted after December 11, including walk-ins. Overnight accommodations at the Doubletree are $132/night and can be booked by calling 603-625-1000 and mentioning this event or by visiting this webpage. In addition to the conference hotel, there are several local options for accommodations listed on our website. Direct online booking with discounted rates is found on our website, along with phone numbers if you prefer to book over the phone. For persons needing physical, language, or financial assistance, please contact Olivia Saunders at 603-447-3834 at least 3 weeks prior to the event, and we will make every reasonable effort to accommodate.
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