The 2018 Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention is set for Jan. 30 to Feb. 1.

The convention will be at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center in Hershey, Pa., according to a news release.

This year’s event will include pre-convention workshops, farm market bus tour, a trade show and educational sessions.

Charlie Arnot, CEO of The Center for Food Integrity, is the featured speaker for the event, the release said. Arnot will give a presentation titled “Values, Trust and Science: Building Trust in Our Post-Truth Tribal World.”

Workshops include:

  •  FSMA Grower Training;
  •  Vegetable Biocontrols;
  •  Urban Community Farming;
  •  Managing Your Farm Business; and
  •  Pennsylvania Pesticide Applicator License Training.

Registration is available at or by calling (717) 677-4184 or (717) 694-3596.