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Getting into Farmers’ Markets

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You are invited to attend a Getting into Farmers’ Markets workshop. This one day event is planned for three locations:

April 9, 2014 in Grande Prairie. Registration is required by April 2.

April 16, 2014 in Leduc. Registration is required by April 9.

April 30, 2014 in Millarville. Registration is required by April 23.

If you are interested in vending food products at farmers’ markets, this workshop is for you. You will discover the size of the farmers’ market opportunity, learn what to look for in a market, marketing strategies, equipment sourcing, costs and much more. The cost to attend Getting into Farmers’ Markets is $20.00 and includes snacks and lunch.

More information can be found in the attached flyer, online by clicking on this LINK or by calling Eileen at 780-853-8223.

Registrations must be received one week prior to each event to ensure that we have enough participants to hold each workshop and we can provide an accurate number to our caterers. To register, mail your completed registration form and cheque to Delores Serafin at the address indicated on the form.

To check out other Explore Local upcoming events, please visit http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$Department/deptdocs.nsf/all/explore13594

For more information or if you have questions about the Explore Local Initiative, contact Carmen Andrew at 403.340.5542 or Carmen.andrew@gov.ab.ca

Thanks!

Find the registration forms here