Fall Professional Development

June 26, 2024

group touring an aquaponics facilityThe Fall Professional Development event will be held Oct. 22-23.

Registration is open for the event.  The cost to attend this event is $75 and includes boxed lunches, drinks and snacks for both days.  You can cancel with a full refund up until October 15.  No refunds after October 15.
Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. ET on October 12.group in front of a melon bus

Everyone who works with the Produce Safety Rule (educators, technicians, inspectors, etc.) is invited!  Join the group in the Detroit area for two days of presentations, discussions, and farm visits.  We'll be discussing the water rule, including the ag water assessment.  We'll be meeting at Tollgate Farm.  This is a Michigan State University facility in Novi, MI (about 30 miles from the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport).

Event Schedule:
Oct 21, 2024 - Travel to Novi, MI
Oct 22, 2024 - 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET  NCR Fall PD at Tollgate Farm
Oct 23, 2024 - 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET  NCR Fall PD at Tollgate Farm
Oct 24, 2024 - Travel home!

Hotel Options near Tollgate Educational Farm:
We have not reserved room blocks for these dates, so please book your hotel early to get the best rate!  A shuttle will be available each morning at the Holiday Inn Express, so if you require transportation to the meeting site, please plan to stay at that hotel. 

1.3 miles from Tollgate: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Detroit - Novi (ihg.com)

2.4 miles from Tollgate: Tru by Hilton Novi Detroit  or  DoubleTree Detroit Hotel in Novi, Michigan (hilton.com)