First annual Northeast North Carolina Niche Agriculture Conference set for November 18

The first annual Northeast North Carolina Niche Agriculture Conference will be held at the Currituck County Extension Center in Barco, NC on November 18, 2022. A full day of education and networking is planned.

Horticultural topics including ginger production in high tunnels and fields, cut flower production, growing microgreens, and understanding GAP certification will be presented in the morning sessions.

Lunch will be provided and will highlight a very special guest speaking on marketing your small farm successfully. Afternoon sessions will feature small farm livestock topics including poultry, swine, and small ruminant production and NC Choices.

There will also be time designated to visit with state and federal agricultural agencies and other exhibitors. Please register for free at  so that we can get a count for meals.

For more information or for accommodations for persons with disabilities contact Cyndi Knudson at or 252-232-2261 no later than ten business days before the event.  N.C. Cooperative Extension is an equal opportunity provider.