Third Annual Open Farm Day – Invitation to be host Farmer

Title: Third Annual Open Farm Day – Invitation to be host Farmer
Location: Manitoba Farms
Description: Manitoba is gearing up to promote its Third Annual Open Farm Day. We are actively recruiting new and returning farms to participate in this event. Last year, there were over 4200 visitors to the participating farms.

Please consider this your invitation to register to be a host farm for the 2012 Open Farm Day. Attached is a registration form to complete and return, Background information to potential participants and a Checklist for Preparing for Open Farm Day. DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR THE 2012 OPEN FARM DAY IS APRIL 30, 2012.

Should you have any questions, feel free to contact myself at this email or by calling 821-5322.

Below is a link to last year’s brochure which was distributed across the province. http://gov.mb.ca/agriculture/financial/openfarmday/pdf/full.pdf

Please feel free to share with anyone and everyone you feel may be interested in participating as a host farm.

Info:

Karen Walker Tibble, PHEc

Business Development Specialist, Agri-Tourism

South Parkland

Manitoba Agriculture Food and Rural Initiatives

434 Main Street

Box 160

Russell, Manitoba R0J 1W0

Phone: 204-821-5322

www.gov.mb.ca/agriculture

Date: 2012-04-02