National Rural Grocery Summit

Join us for the National Rural Grocery Summit on June 20 and 21, 2022, in Wichita, Kansas.

The National Rural Grocery Summit is the premier networking and resource-sharing venue for independent grocers and rural food access stakeholders. This biennial summit brings together store owners, citizen leaders, food suppliers, academic researchers, healthy food access practitioners, policy makers, and funders to learn from and strategize with one another about sustaining rural grocery stores and improving rural access to healthy foods.

Register online: Click the link that best applies to you under "Available Sessions" below  - A) Grocer Registration [Grocer Registration Guide] or B) General Attendee Registration [General Attendee Registration Guide].

If you prefer to register over the phone, call the WSU Conference Office at 316-978-6493 or email Please include your name and mention that you'd like to register for the National Rural Grocery Summit.

Available Sessions