This blog is for Polk County Florida small farms and pesticide applicators as a method of communication and sharing information. This blog is administered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension Polk County Extension Agent, Mary Beth Henry.
Monday, January 9, 2017
2017 Florida Farmers Market Nutrition Program Training Schedule for Growers & Market Managers
2017 Florida FMNP Training Schedule for Growers & Market Managers
Happy New Year!
We are excited to announce the 2017 Florida Farmers' Market Nutrition Program Training Schedule for growers offered through Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) Division of Food, Nutrition and Wellness (FNW).
Training is REQUIRED FOR ALL GROWERS who would like to participate in the 2017 Farmers' Market Nutrition Program.
Each meeting will last approximately 75 minutes. Paper checks will be used for the 2017 program.
February 21 – Gainesville February 22 – Jacksonville February 22 - Bushnell February 23 – St. Augustine February 24 – Lake City February 28 – Tallahassee March 7 – Marianna
March 7 – Chipley
March 8 – Panama City
March 8 – Milton March 9 – Pensacola March 9 - Crestview
Farmers Market Manager Workshops this spring!
The workshops are free to market managers and other pertinent market staff. The mission of the workshops is to provide attendees with tools to expand market capabilities while creating a better connection with your customer base.
Workshops include (click each location to view flier):