January 10th, 2017
MDFMA to attend FH CASA Annual Conference
by Amy Crone
The 18th Annual FutureHarvest CASA Conference is to be held Thursday – Friday of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend and MDFMA will be in attendance and helping with farmers market sessions. See below for where and when to find us:
- On Thursday afternoon Amy Crone will be a part of the SNAP-EBT and FMNP training, a free pre-conference workshop held to help certify farmers for the upcoming season.
- Also on Thursday afternoon Michele Levy will be part of the Market Scoper panel, an informative summary of the various retail outlets available to farmers in the area.
- As a FHCASA Board Member, Amy will also be a part of the Membership Meeting on Friday afternoon.
- Friday evening Amy Crone will facilitate the Farmers Market Interest Session – come to chat with farmers market colleagues about whatever most interests or perplexes you right now and get some helpful advice!
- Shelley Brosius will be attending also as part of the Beginning Farmer Training Program – find her sharing her plans at the BFTP get together on Saturday morning.
We hope to see you there!