HVADC BuyerConneX


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May 13, 2019

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Locust Grove Estate, Poughkeepsie, NY

RSVP by May 6

FFFA Peers represent all seven counties of HVADC coverage (Dutchess, Columbia, Rensselaer, Washington, Orange, Ulster and Sullivan) and participate in an intensive eight month curriculum to learn how to build their sales, discover new market opportunities and pitch to potential funders. They are farm, food, agriculture-dependent business having their home office, farm or production facility in the Hudson Valley and sourcing the majority of their product ingredients from the region, as well as the majority of their labor force.

Who Should Attend:

Restaurant owners, chefs, caterers, specialty food markets, cheese shops, tea and coffee shops, hotels/inns, institution buyers for hospitals, assisted living/retirement communities, universities, colleges and schools, corporate food service providers, event venues and distributors


You won't want to miss this chance to meet some of the newest purveyors and makers emerging on the scene in the Hudson Valley, and be one of the first to engage with them.

Featured Producers

Argyle Cheese Farmer, Argyle - Yogurt and cheese products

Battenkill Valley Farms Farmers' Market and Craft Fair, Cambridge - Agri-tourism destination

Berle Farm, Hoosick - Organic cow milk yogurt and cheeses

Farmer & Baker, Middletown -  Baked Goods

Gopal Farm, New Paltz - Specialized crops; Indian vegetables

Gray Family Farm, New Windsor - Pasture raised poultry, organic vegetables

Hudson Chatham Winery, Hudson - Winery

Hudson Valley Distillers, Ghent - Distillery

J.S.K. Cattle Company, Millbrook - Pasture raised beef, pork, chicken

Lavenlair Farm, Whitehall - Lavender based products

Les Collines, Craryville - Small batch jelly & preserves

Local Artisan Bakery, Kingston - Sweet and savory baked goods

Miracle Springs Farm, Gallatin - Goat's milk cheeses

Olde York Farm, Hudson - Distillery

Phoenicia Honey Co, Mount Tremper - Raw infused honey

Raspberry Fields Farm, LLC, Marlboro - Granolas and Cookies

Soukup Farm, Dover Plains - Maple Syrup

Treasury Cider, Hopewell Junction - Hard Cider

To RSVP or to inquire about this event please contact Jennifer Bock, HVADC Program Associate

jbock@hvadc.org or 518-432-5360

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