This is an opportunity for anyone with a local economic development or planning portfolio, that includes agriculture and food.
About this Event
Day 1 - Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Bus Tour and Reception
Join us for a tour of innovative businesses in Leamington and Kingsville. The tour will highlight examples of on-farm diversification, agricultural automation, and advances in greenhouse technology. The day will conclude with a dinner reception hosted by the Town of Kingsville, highlighting local culinary talent.
Day 2 - Thursday, November 14, 2019
Topics include: Keynote Speaker, Henry Gordon-Smith; Financial Support for Entrepreneurs; Scaling Up from On Farm Diversified Use to Mass Market Use; Reducing Food Waste: Gleaning and more; Greenhouse Automation; Technology and Workforce Development; Agriculture Technology; What the Future Holds and networking opportunities.