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
The California FarmLinks Central Valley has had some exciting happenings in 2011. In December Mary was hired on as our regional coordinator, in January we opened our Modesto office, in April we rolled out our new loan program, now in June we start to blog. We hope the last 6 months of 2011 are just as eventful and exciting..... HAPPY BLOGGING!