Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Farmstand Tour for Commercial Farmers
Thursday, October 22, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Thinking about starting a farmstand? Or improving your farmstand business?
Tour several successful farmstands and talk with the owners about how they got started, what they learned over the years and what contributed to their success.
We will visit
·         Stephen’s Farm House in Yuba City
·         Lunch at The Dancing Tomato CafĂ©
·         Salle Orchards  in Wheatland
Cost is $20 per person, which includes transportation, morning snacks, and lunch. Refunds are not available.
Limited to 20 participants, so register early! Register at http://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=16226
For more information, contact Cindy Fake, cefake@ucanr.edu
Food Safety Workshop for Farmers   
Thursday, October 29, 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (includes lunch)
Sierra Vista Community Center, Colfax
·         Get update on the Food Safety Modernization Act
·         Learn about key practices to reduce food safety risks on your farm.  
Cost: The event is free to farmers.
To register, email Susie Sutphin at: susie@tahoefoodhub.org or http://www.tahoefoodhub.org/