Northeast Indiana Local Food Forum


Join us for the 2020 Northeast Indiana Local Food Forum!

All are welcome! Connect with local farmers, food producers, chefs, community leaders, dietitians, healthy food & sustainability advocates and local consumers, as we come together to learn, share ideas and grow our local food community.

Our theme for the 2020 Forum is Growing Our Future through Our Food. Let’s look ahead to the next decade and plan our strategy for building a sustainable and thriving local food economy in both urban and rural communities across Northeast Indiana.

Come Learn, Eat and Mingle at this informative day-long event!

Local Food Forum Programming - 8am - 4pm. Join 200+ Forum attendees for our Keynote Conversation as we explore our theme of Growing Our Future through Our Food. Choose from 8 different Breakout Sessions for opportunities to learn and interact with local experts. Lightning Talks will share information about community programs & opportunities to collaborate in a fast, fun format. Together we'll enjoy a special locally-sourced lunch.

Local Food Expo - Visit 40+ exhibitors from local food businesses, farms and food-focused organizations from across Northeast Indiana. Find new opportunities to grow your business, identity new partners and learn ways to get involved with our local food community. Expo Hours: 8am - 9am, 11am - Noon, 4pm - 6pm.

Local Food Social Hour & Food Demonstrations - 4pm - 6pm. Forum attendees will enjoy interactive food demonstrations by local chefs, while networking with 40+ Local Food Expo exhibitors. Light refreshments created by local chefs will be served and a cash bar will feature beverages made with locally sourced ingredients

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