2023 Pastured Poultry Conference

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Dates: January 19-21, 2023

Location: Courtyard Dallas Allen at the Event Center 210 East Stacy Road Allen, Texas 75002

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In 2023, we're leveling up the APPPA Pastured Poultry Conference to feature:

  • A full day of marketing
  • Multiple tracks and formats to accommodate all experience levels (Professional Producer, New Producer, and Homesteaders)
  • Featured speakers each day
  • Unparalleled networking, collaboration, and learning opportunities

Here's what you can expect at the conference. 

  • Workshops lead by experienced experts for beginning producers and homesteaders who want to take control of their food production. 
  • A separate track focusing on facilitated, peer-to-peer discussion for professional producers who have experience or scale. This is crowd-sourced learning for people who need to bust the next-level bottlenecks in their farm business.
  • Day 1 (January 19) will feature marketing workshops by a panel of marketers with national impact.

See Travel and Lodging info.

Conference Overview

Thursday, January 19, 2023 - Marketing Pre-Conference

The marketing tracks will feature:

  • Brooks Hitzfield, Seven Sons. 
    • How to Build a Direct Marketing Growth Engine.
    • Shipping Direct-to-Consumer (without breaking the bank.
  • John Arbuckle, Singing Pastures Farm. 
    • Creating value-added products.
  • Angela Faughtenberry. 
    • Marketing prepared foods. 

Friday and Saturday, January 20-21, 2023 - Main Conference

The main conference will be contain scale-appropriate workshops, breakouts, networking and the following featured speakers:

  • Joel Salatin, Polyface Farms. 
  • John Arbuckle, Singing Pastures Farm.
  • Jean Finney and Eileen Kelly, Farm Hounds.
  • Customer Panel featuring actual chefs and other buyers who source pastured poultry.
  • Additional featured topics and speakers TBA.

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Food Animals Concerns Trust (FACT) offers scholarships to help farmers attend conferences, including APPPA. FACT reimburses you directly for the conference registration based on proof of purchase. You can find more information from FACT

Sponsor Opportunities

Interested in sponsoring the 2023 conference? Email us!

Media Inquiries

American Pastured Poultry Producers Association draws farmers and related suppliers from all over the United States and beyond.

Contact Mike Badger to obtain a press pass and additional information about the Professional Pastured Poultry Conference. 

American Pastured Poultry Producers Association
PO Box 85
Hughesville, PA 17737 USA

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