2 Day Food Business Planning Workshops in Robson Valley

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2 Day Food Business Planning Workshops in Robson Valley

Providing tools to start, grow, or improve your farm or food business. Topics include business planning, marketing, operations, and more.

By Farm Food Drink

When and where

Date and time

Thu, Mar 2, 2023 9:00 AM - Fri, Mar 3, 2023 4:30 PM PST


Dunster Community Hall 7085 Read Road Dunster, BC V0J 1J0 Canada

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About this event

For start-up and small-scale food processors planning to grow, and farmers developing value-added products.


  • Business Planning: Crafting a plan that works from start to finish.
  • Marketing: Identify, research, and target a nich to maximize sales.
  • Product Development: Scaling up recipes for commercial production and develop new products to meet customers needs.
  • Food Safety: Streamlining operations to make a safe and consistent product.
  • Labels & Packaging: Balancing attractive design with food protection and regulatory standards.


  • Production Economics: Gauging the cost of production, operations, and co-packing.
  • Financial Management: Understanding financial statements and make confident decisions.
  • Sales & Logistics: Basics of procurement, receiving, storage, shipping, and timing.
  • Support & Funding: Resources and networking opportunities in your region.

Includes: Comprehensive digital planning modules, a document library, including regulatory and operational templates supplied courtesy of the SSFPA, and Farm Food Drink business plan templates, and worksheets. Lunch, snacks, and beverages are provided.


GREG MCLAREN: Chief Strategist, Farm Food Drink

Greg has over 30 years of experience in business management, marketing, and sales operations, and the teaching of these processes. He specializes in marketing, business development, and workshops for farm, food, and drink businesses and organizations.

About the organizer

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Farm Food Drink

Farm Food Drink is a group of business management specialists who offer market research, business planning, and creative marketing for farm, food, and drink businesses and organizations.