Sponsored by Dobies and delivered by the Kindling Trust, this session will help anyone involved in community growing sell the produce they grow.

Suitable for anyone working within a community growing setting, and particularly people responsible for generating income and/or growing and selling produce.

Where: Woodbank Community Food Hub, Stockport

When: Tuesday 10th September 2019, 10am - 4pm

During the session we will cover:

  • Challenges and benefits of selling to the public for community groups
  • Crop selection and quality
  • Personal and food hygeine
  • Marketing, presentation and promotion

Booking notes:

  • A simple lunch and refreshments will be provided. Please advise us of any dietary requirements on booking.
  • This event is for representatives from SF&G members only. Membership is open to any organisation that provides benefits to individuals/communities by engaging them in meaningful land-based activities (such as community managed gardens and farms, or care farms). Membership is free – it’s quick and easy to join here and there are lots of other membership benefits including product discounts. Not sure whether your organisation is already a member? Please contact us to find out.
  • Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

This training is offered in partnership with Dobies (https://www.dobies.co.uk/) who, as well as offering discounts on their products are sponsoring a year’s worth of vital training for members of Social Farms & Gardens. This training will support members to grow a healthy community garden and a healthy organisation.


 

 

 

 

When
September 10th, 2019 10:00 AM   through   4:00 PM
Location
Woodbank Community Food Hub
Woodbank Memorial Park
Park Lane
Stockport
SK1 4JS
Fee
Social Farms & Gardens Member £ 20.00
Trainer £ 0.00
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