State Events

2018 Calendar of Events
DateEvent InformationLocation
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 8th through October 21st

Pumpkin Palooza (Wekends Only)

Pumpkin Weigh Off October 6th

Warren, RI
September 10th

Tri-State SARE 2018 Workshops: Nutrition's Role in Sustainable Livestock Production Practices

Register online

Location UCONN

September 11thConservation Planning for Pollinators and Beneficial InsectsSouth Kingstown, RI
September 12thAnnual URI Twilight vegetable Meeting at URI Agronomy FarmWest Kingston, RI
September 14th-September 30thThe Big ESpringfield, MA
September 15thPreserving the HarvestSaunderstown, RI
September 19thRINLA Twilight MeetingPortsmouth, RI
September 19thYoung Farmers NightsKingston, RI
September 23rdOrganic Strawberry Production On-Farm WorkshopSouth Kingstown, RI
October 2018
October 1st through the 21st

Pumpkin Palooza (Wekends Only)

Pumpkin Weigh Off October 6th

Warren, RI

October 12th

Tri-State SARE 2018 Workshops: Nutrition's Role in Sustainable Livestock Production Practices

Register Online

Location Peckham Farm

October 17thYoung Farmer NightSlocum, RI
October 24thPost Harvest Crop HandlingLittle Compton, RI
October 30thRINLA Twilight MeetingMiddletown, RI
November 2018
November 3rd and 4thNew Englands Fall Fiber FestivalWest Springfield, MA
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
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