Highlights of the 2012 ACS Conference included:

  • Keynote by renowned author and expert on humane livestock handling, Temple Grandin.
  • Down Home “Rally in Raleigh” Opening Reception featuring North Carolina-style barbeque, country music, and southern hospitality.
  • Local tours of North Carolina cheesemaking facilities, retailers, and breweries.
  • Meet the Cheesemaker featuring producers from around North America sampling their products directly to buyers.
  • Educational sessions on timely topics from regulatory and food safety issues, to the latest tasting and pairing trends.
  • In-depth pre-conference workshops on risk reduction and communicating in a food safety crisis.
  • Opportunities to have your cheeses evaluated by our 2012 Scholars-in-Residence.
  • Awards Ceremony & Reception recognizing the 2012 Judging & Competition winners.
  • Festival of Cheese featuring more than 1,700 cheeses and gourmet foods, wine, and beer.
  • …and much more!

Save the dates for ACS 2013 in Madison, WI!

The 30th Annual ACS Conference & Competition will be held July 31-August 3, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. Are you interested in participating in the conference?