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Title

Food for Profit

Location

Wilson County Ag Center

Start Date

1/31/2019 9:00 AM

End Time

1/31/2019 4:00 PM

Description

Food for Profit will be held January 31 in Lebanon at the Wilson County Ag Center. Register by January 23 for this event at https://tiny.utk.edu/FFP. There is a registration fee of $30 per person. Contact Megan Bruch Leffew with questions at mleffew@utk.edu or call 931-486-2777.​

Category

Training/Workshop/Field Day

All Day Event

 

Recurrence

 

Workspace

Program Area

ANR

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Affiliation

Food Science and Technology

Detailed Description

To help producers interested in starting their own food processing enterprises, UT Extension is once again offering Pennsylvania State Extension’s popular food processing education program to Tennessee. Food for Profit workshops take participants step by step through the information necessary to start and run a small food product business. The workshop provides information that participants will be able to use immediately to ensure that their business starts out and grows in a way that matches their vision and goals. Topics covered include the realities of a food business by a local food manufacturer, regulatory requirements, packaging, safe food handling, marketing, financing, and developing a game plan.


Time Zone

Central

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TextDate

January 31

StartDate

1/31/2019 9:00 AM

EndDate

1/31/2019 4:00 PM

Event Contact

Megan Bruch Leffew, mleffew@utk.edu or call 931-486-2777

Leadership Team

Agri-business Economics and Entrepreneurship; Commercial Horticulture

Focus-Area-Programs

Farm Financial Management; Fruit and Vegetable, Commercial; Value-Added Agriculture

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