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Value-Added Producer Grant Q & A Sessions – REGISTER TODAY!

THIS EVENT HAS FOUR DATE & LOCATION CHOICES – PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR DETAILS.  SEE THE NABC CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS HOMEPAGE IF YOU WISH TO REGISTER FOR ONE OF THE FOUR SESSIONS, OR CLICK ON THE LINKS AT BOTTOM. Are … Continue reading

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WSU’s Basic- Plus Cheese Making Short Course Jan 30- Feb 1, 2018

2018 WSU Creamery Training – Registration Open Basic- Plus Cheese Making Short Course January 30 – February 1, 2018 Mount Vernon, Washington Registration available now: http://creamery.wsu.edu/about-us/upcoming-events/ The program generally includes: • Opportunities and challenges for the Small Scale Cheese Maker • Milk … Continue reading

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NABC’s Selling Into Wholesale Markets – 1/2 day workshop Dec 7, 2017

Selling Into Wholesale Markets December 7, 2017 8:45 AM – 1:00 PM Community Food Coop Connections Building 405 E. Holly Street, (Room 103), Bellingham Producers! Learn how to sell into wholesale markets – a great workshop for you and your employees, … Continue reading

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NABC’s Business Feasibility Workshop Dec 5, 2017

CSA….FARMERS MARKET….WHOLESALE Which market channel is best for you? Come to our workshop to learn how to access consumer and product category trends, demographic data, and conduct a market feasibility analysis.  This workshop will also cover the areas and provide … Continue reading

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REGISTER NOW! USDA Value Added Producer Grant Boot Camp

USDA Value Added Producer Grant Boot Camp Tuesday, October 31, 2017 8:45AM to 3:00PM Skagit Farmers Supply 1833 Park Lane, Burlington, WA 98233 Come learn about the USDA Value Added Producer Grant program this important USDA program has benefited many … Continue reading

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New, Year-Round Market for Farmers/Producers in Everett

Everett, WA— Farms & Market, a brand-new, year-round market and local foods retail space in downtown Everett is gearing up for a late 2017/early 2018 opening. Currently, the market is seeking farmers, growers, and livestock producers along with their feedback … Continue reading

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REGISTER NOW! HOW COOPERATIVES WORK-The Mutual Benefit of Processing, Marketing, and Distribution Cooperatives

The Mutual Benefit of  Processing, Marketing, and Distribution Cooperatives Tuesday, November 14, from 9AM to 4:30PM Northwest Educational Service District 189 1601 R Ave, Anacortes, WA 98221 6 Processing, Marketing and Distribution Cooperatives are coming to Anacortes to share their … Continue reading

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NABC Expands Services To Latino Population: Latest Success Story

Late last year NABC announced that it would be expanding its services to help the Latino community. We strive to help provide the opportunity for farmers to increase farm profitability, to evolve, innovate and flourish through value added products, and … Continue reading

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Farmers Cooperative Day at the Skagit County Fair

Working with Skagit Farmers Supply, North Cascades Meat Producers Cooperative, and the Puget Sound Food Hub Farmers Cooperative, NABC organized the second annual Farmers Cooperative Day at the Skagit County Fair on Saturday, August 12. Many fun activities were shared … Continue reading

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Farmers Learn How to Wholesale at NABC Post-Harvest Farm Tour

While every farmer knows that time during the summer months slips by in a flurry of picking and packing, an overcast Wednesday at the end of June pulled a group of farmers from their fields for the first segment of … Continue reading

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