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Farmland Connections Conference

Conference
Mar 20 2015 - 9:00am to Mar 22 2015 - 4:00pm

You are warmly invited to the Farmland Connections Conference in Kamloops BC!
Join us to find farmland in BC's interior, find farmers for your land, learn
how to start and run a successful farm business and connect with agrarian
opportunities. Information and registration at
www.kamloopsfarmlandconnections.com

When? March 20-22, 2015

March 20:  Join us in the morning for our keynote speaker Rebecca Kneen of
Crannog Ales, sharing the story of Canada’s first Certified Organic
farmhouse microbrewery and the wider food movement in Canada.  Next up there
will be a panel of representatives sharing information from organizations
like Farm to School BC, Farm to Chef Cooperative, Community Futures, Venture
Kamloops and the City of Kamloops on the new Urban Agriculture Plan.

After an included lunch, the Young Agrarians will lead a Land Linking
Workshop from 1-6pm to connect those with land to those who want to farm.

March 21 and 22 is a 2-day  Farm Business Bootcamp workshop with Beyond the
Market to help new farmers learn how to start and run a successful farm
business.

Where? Plaza Hotel (405 Victoria St) in downtown Kamloops, BC

Need more info? Interested in sponsoring this amazing and much needed
conference? Contact Adrienne at kamloopsfarmconnections@gmail.com, or call
her at 250-571-0202.

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