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Linking Farm and Food Tourism: Exploring Value-Added Experiences

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Holiday Inn Chalet at Westerner Park

4847A 19 Street

Red Deer, AB T4R 2N7

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Farm direct marketing explores ways to increase business by connecting farms with end consumers. Join us on October 23rd as our North America Farmers' Direct Marketing Association Convention attendees share their key learnings around farm marketing and share their business growth plans. Special guests will also discuss actionable plans and concepts to adding culinary experiences to your farm or community and the power of food and family farms.

NAFDMA Convention Attendees: Prairie Gardens, Flying Cross Ranch, Kraay Family Farm, Doef’s Greenhouses, Blindman Brewing, Your Local Ranch, Poplar Bluff Organics, Community Futures Wild Rose


SPECIAL GUESTS
Keynote Speaker - John Gilchrist (media personality and food industry expert) will share global and regional stories around the power and impact of food, and the role the family farm can play.

Keleigh Cormier and Pierre Cormier (Clearthink Group) will provide their entrepreneurial insight around actionable plans and Open Farm Days highlights.

Tannis Baker (Food Tourism Strategies) will connect ideas and concepts around adding culinary experiences to your farm or community.


SCHEDULE
8:30am to 9:00am - Registration
9:00am to 10:30am - Pierre Cormier & Keleigh Cormier: Agri-tourism Networking & Alberta Open Farm Days
10:30am to 10:45am - Break
10:45am to 12:00pm - NAFDMA attendees share key learnings from convention
12:00pm to 12:30pm - Lunch (provided)
12:30pm to 1:30pm - Keynote Speaker: John Gilchrist
1:30pm to 2:00pm - Networking Break
2:00pm to 3:00pm - Tannis Baker: Adding Culinary to the Farm Experience & Closing Remarks

After Close - 3:00pm to 4:00pm - Individual consultations with Food Tourism Strategies & Clearthink Group

*Please note: Final schedule may be adjusted prior to the event date.

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Holiday Inn Chalet at Westerner Park

4847A 19 Street

Red Deer, AB T4R 2N7

Canada

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