State Events

2018 Calendar of Events
DateEvent InformationLocation
April 2018
April 9th

Rhode Island Raised Livestock Association Annual Meeting at West Greenwich Elks Lodge begins at 5:30 pm

Coventry, RI
April 14th

Urban Agriculture Kick-Off

Providence, RI
April 25th-April 28th7th Annual Eat Drink RI Festival 2018Providence, RI
May 2018
May 2ndNational Sheep Improvement ProgramKingston, RI
May 6thGrowing Ground CherriesExeter, RI
May 12thSheep Sheering Day at Watson FarmJamestown, RI
May 16thMatunuck Vegetable Farm TourSouth Kingstown, RI
May 19th through 20thNewport Oyster FestivalNewport, RI
May 30thRhode Island Ag Day at the State HouseProvidence, RI
May 31st2018 RI Compost ConferenceProvidence, RI
June 2018
June 3rdCompact Farming: On Farm Workshop & PotluckTiverton, RI
June 10thPasture Management & GrazingJamestown, RI
June 21stRunning a Profitable Poultry OperationEast Greenwich, RI
July 2018
July 15th

Acreage Reporting Deadline

For all Annual Crops

Contact the Rhode Island County Office 401-828-3120 Option 2.

Warwick, RI
August 2018
August 1stFinal Day to recieve Nomination forms for Providence County Committee Elections.  For more information contact Rhode Island County FSA Office 401-828-3120 Option 2 Warwick, RI
August 14th2018 Food Fest TicketsNewport, RI
August 15th-19thWashington County FairRichmond, RI
August 22ndFarming No-Till on Leased Land Workshop & PotluckCranston, RI
September 2018
September 1stDeadline to insure Value Loss Crops under the Non-insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) Please contact the Rhode Island County FSA Office for more details 401-828-3120 Option 2.Warwick, RI
September 14th-September 30thThe Big ESpringfield, MA
September 15thPreserving the HarvestSaunderstown, 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