Planning is well under way for Florida's AGRItunity 2009, the annual conference and trade show designed to meet the needs of farmers large and small, scheduled to take place on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009.

The popular event will be moving to a new venue at the Hernando County Fairground in Brooksville, Fla.

In line with the theme “Harvest of Green”, the AGRItunity 2009 planning committee has designed educational sessions along with trade and equipment show exhibits of interest to agricultural producers of the region.

Registration for attendees is available on line at http://sumter.ifas.ufl.edu and over 4,000 direct mailings to farm families in the west central Florida region will be sent out. Anyone interested in further information or being placed on the contact list for registration materials, as well as companies or other groups interested in being a sponsor or exhibitor please contact:

Gary K. England, chairman, at gke@ifas.ufl.edu or Susan Kelly, trade show, at sakelly@ifas.ufl.edu.

The mailing address is AGRItunity 2009, 7620 SR 471, Suite 2, Bushnell, Fla. 33513. The phone number is 1-352-793-2728.