Proposals for Posters and Presentations for Direct Agricultural Marketing Summit Due May 3rd

The Summit will focus on “Entrepreneurship Opportunities Across the Food Value Chain” highlighting direct to consumer markets, local food systems and value added technical assistance. Experts and resources from the public and private sector will be highlighted throughout the 3-day event. This year’s conveners include:

  • USDA Agricultural Marketing Service
  • Farm Credit
  • MarketMaker and the Global Food Agricultural Network
  • University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture
  • Illinois Farm Bureau
  • Agricultural Marketing Resource Center at Iowa State University
  • Farmers Market Coalition

This event will take place October 7-9, 2019 in Rosemont, Illinois (Chicago-area). ! Learn more about the summit here:  

 If you are interested in showcasing a project or program, or leading a presentation, panel or workshop, please submit your proposal by May 17. Registration fees will be waved for selected proposals.  Learn more and submit your proposal here:


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    Dar Wolnik on 6/24/2019 1:14:24 PM

    The presentations and posters for the Summit have been selected and their presenters notified. The agenda is forthcoming in the next few weeks, although there is already a draft agenda to consult and plan your travel.

Dar Wolnik