STUART, Fla. — Are you seeking more outlets for your products this growing season? Did you have an excess of product last season and wish you had a way to process or donate it? Are you also selling food on-site and wishing you could connect with new sources of local produce, protein, or value-added products? Do you wish other food system businesses/not-for-profits/
Come network with one another and with the featured presenters, to learn more about opportunities to sell or donate excess produce and more. Please register in advance; there is no fee to participate. Register as a presenter to hold 10 minutes of the meeting for your organization. Register as a participant and learn about food systems activities you might contribute to, or take advantage of the breakout rooms for a private meeting.
5:30 – 6:00 Informal networking – options for breakout room chats by request, as well as networking with the larger group of attendees
6:00 – 6:15 What is the Good Food Connections Program?
6:15 – 6:55 Brief, informal presentations by participants, to share information about their products and services, their dreams and barriers.
6:55 – 7:00 Wrap-up & quick survey
7:00 – 7:30 Informal networking – another opportunity to make one-on-one connections with other meeting participants; options for breakout rooms on request
–Yvette Goodiel, UF/IFAS Extension Martin County