Register now for the 2017 Carolina Meat Conference!

Farmers, chefs, butchers, and industry leaders come together for two days of networking, hands-on training, and technical and business assistance. This conference supports a growing community committed to advancing market opportunities and increasing customer access to pasture-based meats.  

Attendees can expect more than twenty innovative class sessions on diverse topics, butchery demos, special technical tracks for professionals, and many opportunities for social networking.  Plus, NC Choices welcomes keynote speaker, Dr. Loren Cordain, Ph.D, Founder of the Paleo Diet Movement and Author of The New York Times bestseller, The Paleo Diet.

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For Conference Details, including Scholarship Opportunities, and Registration Info, visit

Extension Agents, for the first time NC Choices is offering a one day Pre-Conference Niche Meat Training for NC Cooperative Extension agents, September 24, 2017 at Forsyth County Cooperative Extension. For Pre-Conference details, visit

For Extension Agents who plan to attend the Pre-Conference Niche Meat Training  and/or Carolina Meat Conference, please fill out this scholarship form. This will also count as your registration.

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THANK YOU to our sponsors for their generous program support!

The NC Choices Carolina Meat Conference is hosted by and fundraising activities operate under the auspices of the north Carolina Agricultural Foundation, Inc. a 501(c)3 non-profit, tax ID 56-6049304.

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