2023 SFA Annual Conference (SOLD OUT)

Feb 11, 2023 7:30AM—5:00PM


College of Saint Benedict 37 South College Avenue St. Joseph, MN 56374


Details: The 2023 SFA Annual Conference will be held on Sat., Feb. 11, at the Gorecki Center of the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph, Minn. Registration begins at 7:30 AM, opening plenary at 8:30 AM. We recommend that you arrive on campus before 9:00 a.m. to find parking due to a large sports event.


Registration: THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Continue with registration to join the wait list at no cost. No walkup registration will be available.

Members must log in to see member pricing.

Regular registration: $75 for members, $100 for nonmembers

Emerging farmers may register at no cost.

Children’s program (ages 5-12): $10

Dining Hall lunch ticket: $15 (To purchase, please select “Lunch ticket” under the “Event Session” category during registration. Note that this is not actually a conference session.)


Lunch: With your registration, you can also purchase a Dining Hall lunch ticket that will get you access to the all-you-can-eat Saint Benedict’s student dining hall, located in the very same building as the rest of the Conference! The menu will likely be serving brunch items, pizza, a salad bar, pasta, and an omelette station. You will pick up your ticket at the registration table upon arriving to the conference. If you register first and decide you want a lunch ticket later, please email Katie at katie@sfa-mn.org. You may also pay at the dining hall door.

There are other options for lunch on your own. There are a variety of restaurants in town near campus, and you may also bring your own lunch.


Sponsors & Exhibitors: Support the Conference and meet hundreds of sustainably-minded farmers and food folks! Applications are now available for sponsors and exhibitors on the Conference homepage.


Parking: For a Map of Guest Parking and Sidewalk Routes to the Conference Center, Click HERE.

We recommend that you arrive on campus before 9:00 a.m.  There is a large sports event in the area, and guest parking will fill up after that time.



College of Saint Benedict
37 S College Ave
St. Joseph, MN 56374


Please email Katie Feterl at katie@sfa-mn.org or Jerry Ford at jerry@sfa-mn.org with questions.

SFA photographs scenes at this conference for promotional purposes; your registration acknowledges your willingness to be photographed.