Washington State Farmers Market Association
Healthy Communities & Thriving Farms
Friday, February 6 – Sunday, February 8, 2015
at the Olympia Red Lion, in Olympia, WA
The 2015 Annual Conference will bring together over 200 farmers market organizers, farmers, state agencies and partner organizations in Olympia, WA, for continuing education, collaboration, networking, and celebration of the achievements of Washington’s outstanding farmers markets.
Conference attendees will experience:
- A brand new, thought provoking, informative selection of classroom lectures, workshops, interactive platforms, and activities lead by industry professionals
- Unique, structured networking opportunities, social activities and delicious meals; forge and sustain lasting relationships with peers and industry leaders
- A celebration of the individuals and organizations that contribute to a strong, vibrant farmers market culture in Washington State
- Access to exhibitors that share a passion for the farmers market industry, providing support related services, products and event sponsorship
Who Should Attend?
- Market Managers
- Policy Makers
- State Agencies
- Non Profits
Also happening at the 2015 WSFMA Annual Conference:
SNAP EBT Farmers Market Sign-Up Event
A collaborative effort between USDA/FNS, MarketLink, and SNAP Offices
Saturday, 9:00 am - 6:30 pm
To learn the benefits of being authorized to accept SNAP EBT, information on what to bring, and how to register for this special event, download the flyer.
Also happening in Olympia:
Help the Good Food Coalition advocate for a healthy local food system! Come to Olympia for Good Food & Farming Lobby Day on Friday February 6th from 9am - 5pm. Thanks to a generous donor we have a bus this year that will stop along I-5 from Bellingham to Olympia so you can ride in comfort! No training needed! Visit WSFFN’s website for more information and to register, follow this link.
If you would like to receive more information about the 2015 conference and join the WSFMA listserve, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to seeing you at the conference!