4th Annual GrowRIVERSIDE Conference


GrowRIVERSIDE is a multi-stakeholder initiative to cultivate food and agricultural activities across the Inland Southern California region. GrowRiverside will equip the public with tools and knowledge to create a strong marketplace for local food systems, generate opportunities for community and economic development, advance public policy related to food and agriculture, and provide a venue for stakeholders to network.

4th Annual GrowRIVERSIDE Conference: Grow With Us!

8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on March 30, 2017 at Tom & Vi Zapara School of Business, La Sierra University

Keynote Speaker Will Allen

Grow with us!

Learn with 14 sessions through four tracks.

Explore career opportunities through two student programs.

Network with regional food systems stakeholders.

Registration for Events

Regional Agri-Tourism Summit

March 29, 2017, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


  • Location: La Sierra University
  • Summit organized by the UC Small Farm Program, UC Cooperative Extension, and collaborating partners.
  • Highlights the needs of the growing Inland Empire region.
  • Event will be a participatory all-day session with lunch provided.
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GrowRIVERSIDE Conference

March 30, 2017, 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

$40 - 90

  • Location: La Sierra University, Tom & Vi Zapara School of Business
  • Topics Include:
  • Farming
  • Ag Business Development
  • Community Development
  • Student Program
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Citrus Circle Farm-to-Fork Dinner

March 30, 2017, 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


  • Location: California Citrus State Historic Park, Sunkist Center
  • Food and drinks are sponsored by several local farmers.
  • Enjoy an evening of entertainment and dining with the agriculture community!
  • All proceeds benefit the GrowRIVERSIDE initiative.
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GrowRIVERSIDE Farms Tour

March 31, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


  • Location: California Citrus State Historic Park
  • Farms Touring:
  • First Step Greenhouses (Temecula)
  • Temecula Olive Oil Company
  • Temecula Wine Country
  • Corona Farms
  • Greenbelt Tour
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Conference bundle

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  • Limited Supply! Package includes the following:
  • March 30th Conference
  • March 30th Farm-to-Fork Dinner
  • March 31st Farms Tour
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