Four Points by Sheraton, St. Catharines
3530 Schmon Parkway, Thorold, Ont. T: (905) 984-8484
Monday, Feb. 16th: 9 am - 4 pm
Conference agenda available at www.farmersmarketscanada.ca
For direction go to www.mapquest.com/maps/
ST. CATHARINES, ON, Feb. 11 /CNW/ - Opening remarks for the 1st Annual
Farmers' Markets Canada Conference and AGM will be by Hon. Alex Atamanenko,
NDP MP for BC Southern Interior, who currently serves as Federal Agricultural,
Agri -Food and Rural Affairs Critic.
The highlight of the conference will be the release of the National
Farmers' Markets Impact Study. Farmers' markets from every province
participated in this survey, which is the most comprehensive study of its kind
ever conducted in North America. Presenting the findings will be Lauree and
Doug Vallery, Experience Renewal Solutions Inc.
The conference will be immediately followed by the Farmers' Markets
Ontario 19th Annual Networking Symposium, held in concert with the annual
Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention and Trade Show - billed as Canada's
premier horticultural event.
For further information:
For further information: Brent Warner, Interim Executive Director,
Farmers' Markets Canada, T: (250) 655-0479, C: (250) 208-3940, E:
email@example.com; Catherine Clark, Executive Assistant, Farmers' Markets
Ontario, T: 1-800-387-3276, E: firstname.lastname@example.org