2025 Agribusiness Conference

Join us at the 2025 Agribusiness Conference, where tradition meets sustainability and drives success.

Cultivating Innovation for a Sustainable Future

cultivate agribusiness logoJoin us at the 2025 Agribusiness Conference, where tradition meets sustainability and drives success. This premier event brings together the brightest minds, leading experts, and innovative companies in the agribusiness sector to explore the latest advancements and strategies for a thriving, sustainable agricultural industry.

The Cultivate Your Agribusiness Conference connects existing agribusinesses and aspiring agribusinesses in the Laurel Ridge SBDC service region with resource providers focused on key areas related to starting, growing, and transitioning a business.

Why Attend?

Expert Keynotes: Hear from visionaries and industry leaders who are shaping the future of agribusiness with groundbreaking ideas and sustainable practices.

Practical Workshops: Hear from accountants and lawyers that specialize in agriculture.  Hear from representatives from VDACS, USDA, VTC and more. 

Networking Opportunities: Connect with farmers, agribusiness professionals, researchers, and policymakers to build relationships and explore collaborative opportunities.

Success Stories: Learn from real-world case studies and success stories that showcase innovative approaches to overcoming challenges and achieving growth.

Event Highlights:

Inspiring Keynote Sessions: Be inspired by dynamic talks from thought leaders who are pioneering new frontiers in agribusiness and sustainability.

Interactive Panels: Engage in thought-provoking discussions on pressing issues such as climate change, food security, and the future of farming with experts and peers.

Exhibition Hall: Explore a diverse array of exhibitors presenting the latest services, grants, and technologies designed to revolutionize agribusiness.

Cultivate your agribusiness and unlock new possibilities with the amazing education and networking opportunities at the 2025 Agribusiness Conference. Whether you are a farmer, agribusiness professional, researcher, or policymaker, this is your chance to stay ahead of the curve, gain valuable insights, and contribute to the future of a sustainable agribusiness industry.

Middletown Campus:

  • Date: 2/20/25 with a snow date of 2/27/24
  • Location: Laurel Ridge Community College Middletown campus
  • Registration opens in October

Fauquier Campus:

  • Date: Coming soon
  • Location: Laurel Ridge Community College Warrenton campus
  • Registration opens in October

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