Business to Business Networking for Organic Grain Growers & Buyers

Title: Business to Business Networking for Organic Grain Growers & Buyers
Location: Ag Extension Centre, Brandon, MB
Description: Business to Business Networking for Organic Grain Growers & Buyers
Date: April 10, 2012, registration begins at 9 am and the workshop starts at 10 am.
Location: Agricultural Extension Centre, Brandon, MB
1129 Queens Avenue
Cost: $20, includes an organic lunch

We have a couple of great speakers, including the keynote by Roger Rivest, long time organic grain grower and buyer from Ontario. You’ll have an opportunity to engage in one on one meetings with some of western Canada’s largest organic grain buyers. Bring a “sell sheet” to share with growers.

Also:
Growing and Selling Organic Forage Seed
Date: April 16, 2012, registration begins at 9 am and the workshop starts at 10 am.
Location: Food Development Centre, Portage la Prairie, MB
810 Phillips Street in the McMillan Industrial Park
Cost: $20, includes an organic lunch

There is a growing high-value market for organic forage seeds. In this workshop you’ll hear how you can grow and sell organic forage seeds such as birdsfoot trefoil, clover, alfalfa, timothy. All growers, certified and non certified who are interested in hearing about this opportunity are welcome.

Pre-registration is required for both workshops. Call or email Jacqueline Simpson-Cleaver at 204 239-3362; Jacqueline.Simpson-Cleaver@gov.mb.ca
Date: 2012-04-10