Healthy Soil Summit FAQs

When and where is the conference held?
The conference is Wednesday, August 21st and Thursday, August 22nd. 

It will be held at the UC Davis Conference Center in Davis, California, 550 Alumni Ln, Davis, CA 95616

How do I get into the conference?
Registration is required for all conference activities. Your name badge is your pass to the conference and you pick it up at the conference. Badges will not be mailed. 

May I register on-site ?
If there is space available you can register on site. Space is limited so pre-registering is the best way to ensure your space. 

Can I earn CEU's ?
You must sign in and out in order for your CEU's to count. Look for the CEU sheet at the registration desk. 

Do I need to register to walk around the trade show? 
Yes. A conference name badge is required for entrance to the exhibitors. There are no trade show-only badges.  

Will there be books for sale at the conference?
Yes. Acres U.S.A. is bringing a select number of soil-related titles that can be purchased at the conference. We accept cash, checks and all major credit cards. 

Will lunch be provided?
Tour participants will get a box lunch, the conference starts at 1:30 so attendees will be on their own for lunch Wednesday. Lunch is provided to all conference attendees on Thursday 

Can I bring my child?
This is a professional seminar with intensive lectures and is not conducive to very young children. Children may disrupt attendees who have traveled far to learn at this event. People do bring children, however, they must be watched and cared for.

What is the local airport?
The Sacramento International Airport (airport code SMF) is served by many major airlines, making travel convenient from anywhere in the world. The airport is located 30 minutes from UC Davis Campus and 15 minutes from Sacramento.

Where should I stay?
Acres has secured a special room rate of $189 at:
Hyatt Place
173 Old Davis Rd
Davis, CA

What if I have to cancel?
Sorry, no refunds. Healthy Soil Summit cancellations received through Monday, July 22, 2019, are entitled to an 80% credit to be applied to Acres U.S.A. subscriptions, books, DVDs, audio CDs or future conference fees. Conference cancellations/no-shows received August 7 - September 7, 2019, can receive a 50% credit. 

Can I transfer my registration if I can't make it?
You can transfer your registration before August 12, 2019, by calling Katrina Harms at the Acres U.S.A. office at 1-800-355-5313 or by emailing After August 12, 2019, the transfer will be made on-site at the event. Have that person claim your registration on-site and we'll make a new name badge there. 

I have other questions. Who do I ask?
Please call the Acres U.S.A. office at 1-800-355-5313 and ask for the events team or email  

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