In this one-day intensive Ecofarm Pre Conference workshop, you’ll learn how to produce value-added foods from value-added food businesses; get a clear update on the laws which apply to value-added food production in California and the US, including Cottage Foods; become acquainted with the language of the value-added foods business; and get a thorough introduction to the roles of retailers, distributors and brokers.
You’ll also hear about the challenges and successes of three producers who are marketing organic, value-added products.
Now, I can vend just on the weekends because I have loyal customers who keep coming back for my authentic soft tamales.
Speakers: Kathryn Lukas, Farmhouse Culture; Megali Brecke, Kitchen Witch; Jenna Muller, Full Belly Kitchen; Danielle Shaeffer, New Leaf Community Markets; Merrilee Olson, Preserve Farm Kitchen; Shermain Hardesty, UC Small Farm Program; and Erin Di Caprio, UC Davis Food Science Department. The $75 workshop registration fee includes an organic lunch. Contact Shermain Hardesty, workshop organizer, regarding questions about the workshop content.
REGISTER HERE For the Preconference and other Conference Packages USDA recently announced the availability of a streamlined version of USDA guaranteed loans, which are tailored for smaller scale farms and urban producers.
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If the Committee votes to lift the caps, thousands of local New York City vendors will finally be able to own and operate their businesses.
You can help me and other mobile food vendors throughout New York City achieve our dreams.USDA’s Farm Service Agency has offices in nearly every county in the country.USDA also unveiled a new category of lenders that will join traditional lenders, such as banks and credit unions, in offering USDA EZ Guarantee Loans...New York City should be the heart in the land of opportunity, but instead, these caps limit opportunity for thousands every year.In October, legislation that would increase the number of available permits was introduced to the New York City Council’s Committee on Consumer Affairs. was incorporated as a not-for-profit research organization in 1964.