State Events

2018 Calendar of Events
DateEvent InformationLocation
November 2018
November 3rd and 4thNew Englands Fall Fiber FestivalWest Springfield, MA
November 8th

SAVE THE DATE!

10:00 am -12:00 pm Attention Hay Producers, Learn about the latest in Crop insurance and earn a Pesticide Credit!

2:00 pm -4:00 pm Attention Perennial Growers, find out the latest in Pest Management and Crop Insurance while earning your Pesticide Credit!

USDA Conference Room 60 Quaker Lane Warwick, RI 02886
November 13th

Planning for Post Harvest Facilities: Washing, Packaging and Storage

8:00 am -11:00 am

For more information, please contact: Lori Pivarnik 401-874-2972, urifoodsafety@etal.uri.edu

Coastal Institute Auditorium, URI School of Oceanography
November 15thRIFB Annual MeetingNorth Kingstown, RI
November 18thFeeding People Year-Round, Winter Growing Storage Crops and GrainWarren, RI
November 20th

Last Day to enroll your Perennial Crops under the Non Insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP)

For more information contact the RI County FSA Office at 401-828-3120 Option 2.

Warwick, RI
December 2018
3rd

Last day to return voted Ballots to the USDA Service Center for Providence County Committee Elections.  For more information contact the RI County FSA Office at 401-828-3120 Option 2.

Warwick, RI

5th & 6th

FSMA Produce Safety Rule/Produce Safety Alliance Approved Grower and RI GAP Training

Questions contacat: Lori Pivarnik at 401-874-2972

URI East Farm Building # 75

Kingston, RI

December 6th

Aquaculture Meeting

For more information contact the RI County FSA Office at 401-828-3120 Option 2.

Save the Bay

Providence, RI

January 2019

January 9th through 11th

Northeast Aquaculture Conference

Boston, MA
January 18th

Rhode Island Food System Summit

Kingston, RI
January 30th

RINLA's Winter Conference

Warwick, RI

February 2019

March 2019
March 14thRI Compost Conference & Trade ShowProvidence, RI
Other Dates to Remember
January 1, 2018FSA offices are closed
January 15, 2018FSA offices are closed
February 19, 2018FSA offices are closed
May 28, 2018FSA offices are closed
July 4, 2018FSA offices are closed
September 3, 2018FSA offices are closed
October 8, 2018FSA offices are closed
November 12, 2018FSA offices are closed
November 22, 2018FSA offices are closed
December 25, 2018FSA offices are closed