Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Value Added Production Workshop


Join us for a daylong Value Added Production Workshop designed for farmers & businesses looking to enter the world of Value Added Production.
Thursday, June 30, 2011 • 9:30 am – 3:30 pm • $30/per person
Harvest Hall, Stanislaus Agricultural Center, 3800 Cornucopia Way, Modesto, CA 95358
Lunch will be provided
  • Hear from local Farmers & Processors about challenges & insights into starting a value-added business:
    Regulation - Food Safety – Business Planning – Capital Investment
  • Learn about resources currently available from USDA Rural Development’s Value Added Producer Grant Program
    We will discuss how to apply for Value-Added Producer Grant
Afternoon Tour of Lagier Ranches in Escalon, CA

Please RSVP by June 27th to Mary Junqueiro at 209-525-4720