Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Building a Working Destination Farm
Workshop Featuring:
Alf and Sandee Krause of Krause Berry Farms & Estate Winery
9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., February 21, 2018
Agriculture Business Centre, 6547 Sparrow Drive, Leduc, Alberta

Alf and Sandee Krause are the owners and operators of the award winning Krause Berry Farms & Estate Winery in Langley, BC. Producing over 100 products on site from their berries and vegetables, they encourage guests to participate in their food experience through U-pick berry fields, a market, bakery, estate winery, restaurants, and the farmer's table cooking school.

Vertically integrating on-farm enterprises
Adding value to farm-made products
Sharing the food experience with guests
Developing an authentic brand
Building a great team
Growing collaboration and community

Cost: $25.00 (includes lunch and refreshments)
To register call the Ag-Info Centre at 1-800-387-6030
Registration deadline is February 14, 2018.

2018 Training Course Survey

Through past surveys and personal contact with our local businesses, we have identified the importance in providing support and services to the businesses in our jurisdiction. In 2017, The Town of Morinville, Sturgeon County, Morinville & District Chamber of Commerce, and Community Futures Tawatinaw Region collaborated to provide training in the areas identified as being the most important to local businesses.

We would like to hear from you to provide training courses in 2018 that are relevant your business’s needs.

Those who participate in the survey will be entered to win a free enrollment of their course of choice!  Simply complete the survey and provide your contact information in Question #7.

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The BizKids workshop was recently held at the Morinville Cultural Centre for students ages 11-17 interested in starting their own part-time business. This workshop was brought to you by Community Futures Tawatinaw.

NWR Supply Chain Forum

Thank you to everyone that attended and supported the NWR Supply Chain Forum that was held December 7, 2016 in Gibbons!

NWR representatives provided details of the necessary elements required to be considered for potential work as a supplier or contractor and highlighted opportunities going forward.

Download a copy of the presentation and information from the event here:

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