2021 Virginia Farmers Market Conference
The Virginia Farmers Market Conference
January 7, 2021
The Virginia Farmers Market Conference will be held January 7, 2021 ONLINE!
This full day event will focus on current issues faced by farmers markets including marketing, conflict de-escalation, food safety, COVID-19 and racial equity. We will also have the annual meeting for VAFMA members.
Opening remarks will be from Dr. Jewel H. Bronaugh, Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS).
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (with breaks)
- Racial Equity: Azeb Kinder and Jason Biehl of Change The Narrative
- Marketing in a New Era: Emily Davis of Linkhouse Consulting
- Conflict De-Escalation – Avoiding the Drama: Mickey McIntyre of Real Change Partners
- Food Safety & COVID-19 Updates from VDACS and Dr. Renee Boyer of Food, Science & Technology, Virginia Tech
- VAFMA Annual Meeting
Early Bird Pricing (Register By November 30, 2020):
Recordings will be available for those who cannot attend in person.
Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Virginia Family Nutrition Program
Virginia Fresh Match