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UPCOMING EVENTS
2/23, Farmland Seeker Forum,Bristol Aggie, Dighton, MA
1/26,
Winter Networking + Annual Meeting
Bristol Aggie, Dighton, MA
3/1, 8th Annual Ag & Food Conference, Bristol Aggie, Dighton, MA

FEBRUARY 2015
BuyLocalBUY LOCAL BLURB

Our Ag & Food Conference is right around the corner! This annual conference is great for farmers, gardeners, and foodies. There will be many different workshops to choose from with a little bit of something for everyone. We'll also provide a fresh, locally sourced lunch, catered by M&C Cafe of New Bedford, and there will be plenty of exhibitors and vendors to visit as well. Register now and get our early bird price (through February 15th)...only $25 for SEMAP members! Great deal! Not a member? Sign up now to help support SEMAP and get great discounts on all of our events.

 

We're still recruiting volunteers for our Conference. All interested individuals can fill out this form or email me at [email protected] 

.org. We're also still looking for sponsors and exhibitors. If interested, contact Jason at [email protected] by February 13th.  

VeggieFarmingVEGETABLE FARMING by Derek Christianson
UPCOMING EVENTS
Monday, February 23rd
Searching for farmland? Join us for an afternoon of learning on topics including finding and analyzing land, land tenure options, and more!
 
Monday, February 23rd
Our annual winter networking meetings offer opportunities to connect with your fellow growers, potential buyers, chefs, and eaters. 

 

Harvest New England Agricultural Marketing and Trade Show

February 25th and 26th 

Sessions on new marketing ideas, promotion, business planning, ag-tourism, managing farmers' markets, ag comms, and more!

 

SEMAP 2015 Ag & Food Conference

Sunday, March 1st

Workshops for farmers, gardeners, and consumers. Featuring a local lunch and Agricultural Service Provider & Business Trade Show.       

 

Sustainable Business Network Local Food Trade Show

Tuesday, March 10th

This event is ideal for restaurants and institutional buyers interested in  buying more locally produced products.

 

NOFA/RI Winter Conference  

Sunday, March 29th

Join NOFA/RI for a day of interesting workshops and seminars and a potluck lunch.  

 

For a more detailed event listing visit SEMAPonline.org/events 

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JobsJOBS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Mass in Motion New Bedford is currently looking for vendors for the New Bedford Farmers' Market for the 2015 season.The Downtown Market runs Thursdays, 2-6 and the Brooklawn Park Market runs Mondays, 2-6. If you are interested please contact Kimberly Ferreira at 508-979-1500 or [email protected].

Colchester Farm is hiring a field and harvest assistant for the 2015 season. More details here.
   

GoodFoodJobs.com   

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