Private Pesticide Recertification
The Loudoun County Extension Office will be offering a Private Pesticide Applicators Recertification training opportunity. These sessions will provide recertification credit for all private pesticide applicators in categories 90 (Food, Fiber, Forestry, Crops and Commodity Production) and 91 (Ornamental Production.)
Date: January 15, 2013
Time: 6 to 9 p.m.
Place: Loudoun County Extension Conference Room
Please contact the Loudoun County Extension Office to 703-777-0373 to register.
Farming for Profit and Stewardship Conference
The 14th Annual Future Harvest Conference will host two days of workshops and panel discussions on local food communities, beginning farmers, the business of farming and other topics. The event is highlighted by a local foods celebration and silent auction. Early registration was just extended to December 31, so take advantage of this great opportunity before it's too late.
Date: January 18 - 19, 2013
Time: 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Friday;
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday
Place: National Conference Center, Lansdowne
Cost: $98 to $148 for both days; details are online