OK Farmers Market & Agritourism Conference
Click here to register for the 2019 Oklahoma Farmers Market & Agrioturism Conference!
To apply to be a 2019 OKFMAC Exibitor click here.
The 2019 OKFMAC will include sessions and programs targeting growers, market vendors, market managers, community partners & agritourism producers. Lunch is provided!
Schedule of Events
Feb. 27 - Pre-Conference Grant Writing Workshop
Feb. 27 - Pre-Conference Produce Safety Training
Feb. 28 - Full Conference Day
Mar. 1 - Post-Conference Innovative Practices for Growers Tour
Mar. 1 - Post-Conference Agritourism Rolling Workshop
*Pre/Post Conference Workshops have required registration fees paid directly to the organization hosting the workshop.
The February 28th conference day is free (including lunch). This is made possible through the support of a USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant, ODAFF- Produce Safety Program, USDA - NRCS & OK Agritourism Association, and the ONIE Project.
Click here to view the 2018 OKFMAC Program
Conference Room Block:The Hilton Garden Inn has room blocks for this conference for a rate of $95 per night. To reserve a room visit the following link - OKFMAC Room Block
Pre/Post-Conference Trainings & Workshops (Registration is required)
- Grant Writing Workshop: This workshop will take place on Wednesday, February 26th from 1-4pm at the Hilton Garden Inn- Edmond Conference Center and costs $25 to register. This workshop is most beneficial to those who have never writen a grant or are in the process of writing their first one. It will provide application details for USDA, ODAFF and SARE grants as well as tips on how to use Grants.gov. Click here to register.
- Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Course: The course will provide a foundation of Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) and co-management information, FSMA Produce Safety Rule requirements, and details on how to develop a farm food safety plan. To register for the Produce Safety Alliance training course on Wednesday, February 27th for $15 please visit http://fapc.biz/workshops/produce-safety-alliance-grower-training-course
- Agritourism Rolling Workshop Friday March 1st: For more details and/ or to register for the Agritourism Rolling Workshop please email Meriruth Cohenour at Meriruth.Cohenour@ag.ok.gov. The price is $25 (free to OK Agritourism Association Members).
- Innovative Growing Practices Tour Friday March 1st: On this tour participants will visit market garden farms using diverse growing methods. A fee will be charged to cover bus rental and lunch. If you are interested in attending the Innovative Growing Practices Tour being held on Friday, March 1st please email OKFarmersMarkets@ouhsc.edu for more information.