The BCAFM is here to serve the needs of our member farmers’ markets. We are committed to developing and strengthening the capacity of farmers' markets in all regions of British Columbia, so you, our members can continue to support local farmers and artisans and provide British Columbians with fresh healthy local food.
2013 Conference & AGM
Growing Times: Catching Up With Our Own Success
March 1st-3rd, 2013
Hotel 540, Kamloops, BC
Thank you everyone for a wonderful Conference in Kamloops! We hope you enjoyed yourselves and came away with new tools, ideas and inspiration to continue strengthening your farmers' markets.
Some of the Conference presenters were kind enough to pass along their presentations, so those of you who couldn't make it can get a taste of what was covered. See below for presentations.
2013 Conference Session Proceedings:
Embracing Social Media for Success! Jarrod Goddard, President Netshift Media Link to PowerPoint via slideshare Download PDF version What Am I Covered For Anyways? Orest Kocherkewych, General Insurance Associate with Bracken Insurance services Ltd. (the Cooperators) BCAFM Farmers' Market Insurance Frequently Asked Questions The Who, What & How of Advocating for Your Farmers' Market Maren Luciani, Planner, Development and Engineering Services, City of Kamloops Getting Engaged: Working together with the community - PDF