The 2017 Great Bend Farm and Ranch Expo is all about promoting agricultural technology! With more than 700 inside and outside booths covering 80 acres. Celebrating our 6th year, this is one of the largest farm shows in the United States. Show hours are 9:00am to 5:00pm on April 5; 9:00am to 7:00pm on April 6; and 9:00am to 4:00pm on April 7. The Expo stays open until 7:00pm on Thursday to better accommodate the consumer population that works during the day. Corporate sponsors are KSN, Great Bend Co-op and the American Hat Company Inc. Parking and admission are FREE!
Cannacon® is creating a Greener future for a global marketplace in education, horticulture, packaging, genetics, and businesses serving the future of Green Technology.
Our Trade show is designed for the innovators, educators, entrepreneurs, for the novice and the curious!!!
Delivering an experience that creates a vision for a future, the ability to be immersed in the knowledge of the past and paint a world of possibility. We are the catalyst for innovations that will sculpt the future of business, bring it fruition with automations to forge a sustainable, healthy, lucrative growing world for Green innovations.
Join the intellectuals, educators, historians, chefs, media, innovators, entrepreneurs as they walk through the gateway to the tomorrow. Learn how a Green industry fits into your world. As Mark Twain once said, ‘When everyone is looking for gold, it’s a good time to be in the pick and shovel business,’ and we are in a Green Rush! We are Cannacon®.”
The MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR is headed back to Asheville, N.C., for a family-friendly sustainable living event that features over 200 hands-on workshops and demonstrations from national and local experts on real food, organic gardening, homesteading, renewable energy, green building and remodeling, DIY projects, small-scale livestock, green transportation, natural health, and related topics.
Joel Salatin, Eliot Coleman, Rosemary Gladstar, Meredith Leigh, and Dan Chiras are just a few of the featured 2017 Asheville Speakers.
Also on the grounds: hands-on children’s projects; heritage-breed livestock; an alternative-fuel vehicle display; vendor, livestock and craft demonstrations; and local and organic food offerings.
Asheville FAIR Info:
Asheville Speakers and Workshops:
MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR – Asheville, N.C., 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017, 9:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday, May 7, 2017, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Places to Stay:
WNC Ag Center, on-site RV Parking
1301 Fanning Bridge Rd.
Phone: 1-828-687-1414 ex: 200
(Note: Only advance-reserved RV spaces. Primitive camping is not allowed, including sleeping in your vehicle.)