This one-day workshop is for producers who are new to selling food, or are considering selling food and other products through farmers' markets or other direct consumer methods. Attendees will learn about current regulations, available services, market strategies for selling food direct to consumers, and much more!
Getting Into Local Foods
Date: Tuesday, March 10
Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm
Location: Canalta Jurassic hotel, Drumheller
$25 workshop ticket cost includes lunch and coffee breaks. Pre-registration is required before March 2.
Network with fellow producers, listen to presentations from industry experts and other local food producers, and learn what it takes to get your quality agricultural product from farm to fork. Many valuable resource materials will be provided to attendees.Topics covered will include:
• Direct marketing strategies
• Health & safety regulations
• Available financing options
• Producer experiences in direct marketing
For more information about this workshop, contact Dara at 403.772.3793 or Fallon at 403.443.5541. This event is co-hosted by Starland County and Kneehill County.