Virginia Farmers Market Conference will be Online in 2021!
The Virginia Farmers Market Conference will be held January 7, 2021 ONLINE!
This annual event will tackle current issues faced by farmers markets including racial equity and food justice, marketing in the new era, conflict de-escalation, food safety and COVID-19. It will also include the annual meeting for VAFMA members.
Opening remarks will be from Dr. Jewel H. Bronaugh, Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS).
Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (with breaks)
Racial Equity & Food Justice: Azeb Kinder and Jason Biehl of Change The Narrative
Marketing in a New Era: Emily Davis of Linkhouse Consulting
Conflict De-Escalation – Avoiding the Drama: Mickey McIntyre of Real Change Partners
Food Safety & COVID-19 Updates: VDACS and Dr. Renee Boyer of Food, Science & Technology, Virginia Tech
VAFMA Annual Meeting
Early Bird Pricing (Register By November 30, 2020):
Recordings will be available for those who cannot attend in person.