The first meeting of a 'Local Food and Farm Forum' is scheduled for March 10 in Muncie. Purdue Extension is planning the forum for those interested in local and regional food production, with a focus on diversified, specialty crop, and/or small-scale farm owners and operators marketing their products direct to consumers and to local and regional buyers.
Purdue Extension's third annual Indiana Small Farm Conference in March will provide information to help owners of small farms better manage their operations and market their products.
Purdue Extension-Delaware County is planning a "forum" for those interested in local and regional food production, with a focus on small-scale and/or diversified farm operators marketing their products direct-to-consumer and/or to local and regional buyers. The forum (def. a place, meeting, or medium where ideas and views on a particular issue can be exchanged) will be designed based on the needs and interests of participants.