Events for Farm Producers In North Carolina

NC Farmers and Ranchers: Update Your Calendar With These Events
Date Posted: February, 7, 2017

Kroger Grower Meeting Registration

Date: March 22, 2017 – Raleigh, NC
Time: 9:00AM
The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumers Services is pleased to offer a unique opportunity for North Carolina fruit and vegetable producers. On March 22, the department will host produce buyers from Kroger Supermarkets, the nation’s second-largest general retailer.

For More Information
https://apps.ncagr.gov/eventregistration/pages/gtbnc/ncbuyerexpo/kggrowerentry

FLAVORS OF CAROLINA

Dates: March 22, 2017 Raleigh, NC or April, 11, 2017 Concord, NC
Join 100+ other NC food producers at the all new “Flavors of Carolina” shows. Your chance to meet one-on-one with a variety of buyers Two shows are scheduled, one in Raleigh on March 22 and then in Concord on April 11. The deadline to register is February 20th, 2017.

For More Information:

Flavors Show Details
http://www.gottobenc.com/sites/gottobenc.com/files/Flavors%20Cover%20Letter2017.pdf

Flavors Rules & Guidelines
http://www.gottobenc.com/sites/gottobenc.com/files/Flavors%20Rules%202017.pdf

Flavors Application
http://www.gottobenc.com/sites/gottobenc.com/files/Flavors%20Application%202017.pdf

Venue Change for the February 23 Buyer Meeting

The buyer-farmer meeting with Publix, Pate Dawson and The Produce Box will be held in the Holshouser Building.

Information On Buyer Meeting Supplied in support of venue change. Note registration dates have passed, but if there are any questions, contact:

Dexter Hill
Marketing Specialist
NCDA&CS
202 Cunningham Road
Kinston NC 28501
Phone (252) 527-7125
Fax (252) 527-2893

February 23 Buyer Meeting (Venue Changed)
Meat and produce buyers from Publix, The Produce Box and Pate Dawson-Southern Foods will meet with North Carolina farmers interested in supplying their companies
When: Thursday, February 23
Location: Holshouser Building, NC State Fairgrounds Raleigh, NC

Schedule your personal meeting with these buyers by February 6.
Register at: http://bit.ly/Feb23Event

Meat and produce buyers from Harris Teeter will meet with North Carolina farmers interested in supplying the retail grocer
When:
Thursday, March 2
Location: NC State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, NC
Or
Friday, March 3,
Location: Harris-Teeter Greensboro, NC
Schedule your personal meeting with buyers by February 6.
Register at; http://bit.ly/HarrisTeeterEvents