Register before Dec. 20, 2011 to get the early bird rates!
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Have you made your plans to attend yet? We have a great lineup with new session offerings. Click here to see our full program and you’ll see there’s just no sense in missing this year’s conference.

2012 Conference Lodging

The Peabody Little Rock hotel, is our lodging headquarters. Our group rate is just $89.00 per room, plus taxes. And yes, they will have the famous Peabody red carpet duck march twice daily while we are staying with them.

To receive our discount rate you must state that you are with the Southern SAWG Conference group and you must book your lodging before January 7, 2012. Prices increase sharply after this date.

Lodging Reservations:

1-800-PEABODY —Use “Southern SAWG” Group for our conference rate.
or — Use code number 138711 for the group rate.

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Early Bird Registration Savings

December 20th is the deadline for the early bird rates. Download a registration form here and get it postmarked no later than Dec 20th for the lowest conference rates. Or register online.

Pre-registration continues through January 6th. After that, registration will be on location at The Peabody Little Rock.

Give a Gift That Grows Season After Season

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What better way to please your favorite producer or community food organizer than with a registration to the Southern SAWG conference? Your recipient will experience season after season of “high yields” with the abundance of new information, connections and inspiration that they will gain at the conference and you will be contributing to the growth of a sustainable food system in your community.

Poster Deadline Extended to January 6

Attention Researchers and Agricultural Service Providers: If your research or program provides practical information relevant to organic and sustainable family farmers and/or to those working to build local food systems, you are invited to display a poster about your work at the 2012 Practical Tools and Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms conference. Submission details available here.

Silent Auction Donations

Silent AuctionThe terrific selection of auction items and the generosity of donors and bidders make this an exciting event every year. The auction helps raise funds to support the critical work of Southern SAWG. Donations of farm related items— supplies, tools, equipment, value-added products, books, etc.— are greatly appreciated. Click here to learn how you can make your donation.

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