21st Annual National Farm Trade Show & Conference Nov. 1-2, 2013

COLUMBIA, Mo. Anyone with an interest in any facet of farming or gardening will want to attend the 21st National Small Farm Trade Show & Conference Nov. 1-2 at the Central Missouri Event Center (formally known as the Boone County Fairgrounds) in Columbia, the largest annual small farm show in the United States!

In addition to 20,000 sq. ft. of vendors offering anything you could possibly want or need to keep your small farm in operation, this year's trade show will feature seminars, 3-hour short courses, demonstrations, association meetings and more.

Exhibition space remains available for anyone interested in being a vendor at the Trade Show.  Call 800-633-2535 or visit www.smallfarmtoday.com for details.

The keynote speaker will be Dr. Robert L. Kinkead D.V.M., a practicing veterinarian who has transitioned his cattle to mob grazing.  Dr. Kinkead is a frequent columnist in Small Farm Today magazine and has been a trade show speaker in the past. Also, Greg Judy, nationally known expert on Rotational Grazing will be speaking on Saturday morning.  Other speakers will talk about heritage breed livestock, sustainable crops, fruit trees, soil health, and much more.

Many more informative topics will be addressed in the Round Table Talks, and seminars. In addition, there will be several breeds of small farm livestock on display and a poultry exhibition that are always crowd-pleasers at this conference.

The Central Missouri Event Center is along Highway 63 at the north edge of Columbia.

Complete information about the conference and a program schedule can be found at http://www.smallfarmtoday.com/trade-show.

 



Mark Levin