The Market Managers Forum is a chance for managers from around the country to get together and share ideas, tools, solutions to issues, and to network with others, so that managers can feel comfortable sharing ideas with each other in the future. There will be guest speakers from America and Australia, information from FMNZ, and time to problem solve on any issues that are common to farmers' markets. To be held June 22ndto 24th, 2009, the forum will be based at Pirongia Forest Park Lodge, in Pirongia near Hamilton. Food will be provided, and alcohol will only be permitted on the final evening. For more information email kerryn at email@example.com or visit www.farmersmarkets.org.nz
Cost: $150 per person, plus the cost of travel, - this has been heavily subsidised by our buy local funding and in addition part of your travel costs will be reimbursed, so please bring your receipts.
You will be required to do a short presentation about you & your market, so please come prepared (see manager presentation below).
Please fill out the following form and return by 12thJune with payment to
Farmers' Markets New Zealand Inc,
C/- Kerryn Jensen
15 Fergusson St
Hamilton East, 3216
Market Managers Forum RSVP
Contact number: _________________________________
Name of FM: ____________________________________________________________________
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Any special personal requirements we need to be aware of?