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Snohomish County Growers Alliance Open Meeting March 29th

Snohomish County Growers Alliance Meeting March 29, 2017 An evening meeting for farmers and would-be-farmers, at the Longhouse located at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe. Industry leaders will share their opinions on potential profitable crops that either part time farmers can … Continue reading

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NABC Welcomes Alex Perez

NABC is pleased to introduce the newest member of the team, Project Manager Alex Perez. Alex will apply his Spanish language skills to helping NABC further mature our programs and services towards a bi-lingual format. As a Washington State Certified … Continue reading

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NABC’s Education and Client Services Expand to Latino Community

Supported in part with funds from USDA’s Socially Disadvantaged Groups Grant and in partnership with Viva Farms in USDA’s Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program, NABC kicked off agriculture business support services last fall specifically geared for the Latino farming … Continue reading

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Capital, The Fuel That Runs a Business

NABC held its Access to Capital Workshop on Tuesday, January 24 in Anacortes, WA. Attended by 23 small farm and food businesses, the workshop featured financing and representatives from programs that provide loans from less than $5,000 to more than … Continue reading

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NABC Hosts Cider and Perry Orcharding Workshop

Soil in Western Washington, Oregon and British Columbia will be feeding the roots of cider trees in the future. A heightened interest in small acreage parcels is on the rise as new orchardists look to lease or purchase land for … Continue reading

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NABC’s Mobile Poultry Processing Unit Preparing for the 2017 Season

The new processing season is just around the corner! The MPPU processes poultry right at your farm saving you transport costs and time, and easing the stress on your birds. Poultry producers are invited to make their 2017 appointments now … Continue reading

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Snoqualmie Valley Farmers Cooperative Prepares For A Bountiful 2017

The Snoqualmie Valley Farmers Cooperative (SVFC), http://www.snovalleycoop.com/, is planning now for another bountiful season in 2017. The SFVC is an organization of about 20 local farms working together to bring fresh produce to King and south Snohomish County customers, which … Continue reading

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An Update on the Puget Sound Food Hub Cooperative

The Puget Sound Food Hub Cooperative (PSFH) has continued to expand in preparation for this year’s upcoming season. In early January, JoanE Mcintryre joined the Hub team as our Marketing and Sales Manager. In the past weeks, JoanE has been … Continue reading

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Crazy Good: A Trade Meeting Lunch to Drool Over

Sustainable Connections Farm-to-Table Trade Meeting Tuesday, February 21st 8:00 – 5:00 Bellingham Technical College The Farm-to-Table Trade Meeting is just 3 weeks away! Register today to save your spot at the biggest food business connections event in NW Washington. REGISTER … Continue reading

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LAST CALL! Getting Your Products Into the Market Workshop

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 8:45AM to 3:00PM Skagit Farmers Supply 1833 Park Lane, Burlington, WA 98233 You’re planning a new business or launching a new product. Who will you sell your product to and how do you establish those new … Continue reading

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