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Focus on Farming XIII
Save the Date, November 3rd, 2016!

The 13th annual Focus on Farming conference will be held November 3rd, 2016 at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA. Click here to download the mail-in form if you are interested in signing up to be a sponsor or vendor. Registration will be open in October. Click here to be updated regarding keynote speakers and workshops.
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The 12th annual Focus on Farming conference "Planting Our Future" was held November 19, 2015 at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA. The conference featured keynote speakers, networking opportunities and 24 great agricultural workshop classes in six industry tracks. This year we added “Focus on Forestry” to our great lineup. View more details.

This site serves primarily as a one-stop business information site for anyone working in Snohomish County's agricultural industry. If you're not in the industry but you're interested in farms, find information here about public events and attractions such as the Evergreen State Fair and Snohomish County's fall farm festivals, as well as information about local farms, products, and resources like Puget Sound Fresh.
  • Getting Help: Regulatory, business, and technical help, along with key contact information.
  • Focus on Farming Interactive Map: A helpful tool for viewing regulatory conditions that affect commercial farm operations. The map features aerial photographs of parcels, with overlays indicating boundaries with county zoning, flood hazard areas, and shoreline environment areas.
  • Agriculture Newsletters: View our monthly newsletters.
  • Snohomish County Agriculture Initiative: Read the Agriculture Action Plan and see what's been done to date. Other Snohomish County farm plans and programs are also posted here.
  • News Stories: Agriculture-related stories in and around Snohomish County.
What Do You Think
We hope these pages have practical value for you. Please let us know how you think we can improve them. Send your comments and suggestions to Snohomish County Agriculture Coordinator Linda Neunzig.