Wholesale Success Workshop: Grow Your Skills, Grow Your Business!
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT)
Kansas City , KS
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us in Kansas City to Learn About:
Postharvest Handling - Maintaining the Cold Chain
Cleaning and Drying - Packing and Grading
Relationships with Buyers - Food Safety Best Practices
This workshop is presented by FamilyFarmed.org and supported by the USDA to help farmers like you be successful in adding or expanding a wholesale component to your farm business. We welcome you to come and learn and meet others who have or are considering the wholesale market.Trainer Atina Diffley draws on her decades of experience in vegetable production and marketing to provide operators of produce farms of any size with useful, practical, profit-making guidance on how to achieve the highest quality produce for sale! Our Economics of Wholesale Panel features growers who sell to the wholesale market. They will share how wholesale pricing affects the economics of their farm operation. Lunch will be provided.
SPACE IS LIMITED! Be sure to register before March 5 to get EARLYBIRD price of $20.00!
Contact: Katie Nixon (816) 809-5074 or firstname.lastname@example.org
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
When & Where
Katie Nixon (816) 809-5074 or email@example.com
Cultivate Kansas City is a locally-grown non-profit working to grow food, farms and communities for a healthy local food system.
The primary mission of Lincoln University Cooperative Extension (LUCE) is to enhance the quality of life for diverse, limited resource audiences through supportive research at local, state, regional, national and international levels.
Our programs address the needs of small farmers in twelve counties throughout the state of Missouri. We have regional and area educators in both Urban Impact Centers in Kansas City and St. Louis, as well as outreach centers in Sikeston, Lilbourn, and Caruthersville, in Southeast Missouri. Our Extension Specialists, located primarily on Lincoln’s main campus, facilitate extension and outreach programs covering essential subject areas that are relevant and positively impact Missouri residents.