A one day workshop on Friday, February 17th, 2012 will explore the opportunities and barriers of producing and marketing Ethno-Cultural Vegetables (ECV) in Ontario.
Agenda for the day includes:
- Presentations on opportunities and barriers of the ECV market by various stakeholders
- A panel discussion on the production of ECV in Ontario
- Presentations of research findings by the University of Guelph
- A documentary on ECV
- Sharing of experiences from Ontario stakeholders
The workshop is designed for ECV stakeholders including researchers, producers, wholesalers, retailers, importers and students.
Time: 8:30am to 4.30pm
Location: John Eccles Centre, South Ring Road, Maritime Residence at the University of Guelph
Lunch and coffee will be provided.
Please RSVP online at http://ecvontario.eventbrite.com/
Funding for the project is provided by the Knowledge Translation and Transfer (KTT) program under the OMAFRA-U of G Partnership. For more information please visit the website at http://www.evcontario2011.blogspot.com