It Takes a Region Conference 2017

Youth and Students At the Conference


Ever feel like your organization is the only youth or student group that is focused on food justice & farming?!  Actually, youth organizing is a crucial part of changing our food system, and youth are leading creative solutions all over our region. Join us to meet peers from throughout the region, raise your voice on the issues impacting youth in your area, and shape our food systems future.


We have a limited number of discounted tickets for youth and students - $125 for the main conference (Friday and Saturday) and $100 for Friday only. If you're under 25 years of age or a student please email for the discount code.

Full and partial scholarships are also available, including travel scholarships. For more info and to apply, visit our Scholarship Application page.

Please note all youth under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult and submit a waiver form signed by a parent or guardian. In addition, any organizations bringing youth must fill out and sign a release form.

Download Minor Waiver Form
Download Youth Organization Release Form

Youth Track

Youth and Students are invited to attend all events at the conference. In addition, check out the Youth Track developed by and for youth. Watch this page for a full list of sessions soon! Please email with questions.