Exploring state and regional food and agriculture brands
Willamette Valley Grown & Crafted will host speaker Erick Garman from the Oregon Department of Agriculture on Thursday, December 5th. Erick will present on ODA’s recent feasibility study around creating a state brand for agricultural commodities and value-added products, and will include examples from states that are having success with their brands.
We will also get a brief update on the South Willamette Valley Food Trail from Jeff Malik of Travel Lane County, and hear from member businesses who have participated in the trail.
5:30 – 6:15 Nibbles and Networking
6:15 – 7:00 Erick Garman, ODA
7:00 – 7:30 Jeff Malik, Updates on South Willamette Valley Food Trail
7:30 – 8:00 Updates on Willamette Valley Grown & Crafted and plans for 2020
This event is open to WVGC members and farms and businesses interested in learning more about our regional food brand.
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December 5, 2019
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm