Our Gaithersburg, Maryland conference, originally scheduled for February 22-25, 2021 has been POSTPONED to February, 2022.  

The 2022 conference will be in Gaithersburg, Maryland, near Washington, DC, at the DoubleTree by Hilton. on February 212-24, 2022 We plan to have an opening reception on Monday, February 21, a full-day tour on Tuesday, February 22, and educational sessions and exhibitors on Wednesday and Thursday, February 23 and 24.  The conference is expected to include a workshop for novice growers as well.  One focus of the conference will be agricultural policy and legislation; attendees will be able to lean about issues and policy and how they can make their voices heard, and have the opportunity to visit congressional offices.

2022 Conference location and host hotel.

At Butlers Orchard, very likely on the 2022 tour.

USDA Beltsville Agricultural Research Center; hopefully on the 2022 tour!