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How to Sell to a Wholesaler (FREE)

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

FREE

Wholesale Readiness Workshop

GLOBAL GROWERS + THE COMMON MARKET PRESENT: A Two Part Workshop

Workshop Outcome: Prepare Farmers to sell Direct to a Wholesale Market (The Common Market)

Objective: Harvest using GAP Standards
-Personal Hygiene (washing hands)
-Cleaning/Sanitizing Harvest Buckets
-Cleaning/Sanitizing Harvest Tools
-On-site Demo at BCF
Objective: Post Harvest using GAP Standards
-Washing/Drying Vegetables
-Weighing/Bunching
-Case Sizes
-On-site Demo at BCF
Objective: Packaging using GAP Standards
-Wax Box 5/9 Bushel
-Wax Box 1 1/9 Bushel
-Labels
-On-site Demo at BCF
Objective: Transport of Vegetables
-Vehicle Specifications
-Cleaning Sanitizing
-Vegetable Temps
-On-site Demo at BCF
Objective: Delivery
-Location (Common Market)
-Requirements/Expectations
-Delivery Days/Times
-On-site Demo of Delivery at Common Market
-Guest Darrell Copeland of West Georgia Co-op

Participants will arrive to Global Growers, Bamboo Creek Farm at 10:00am for a post-harvest and wholesale packing demonstration using GAP standards. Following the demonstration at Bamboo Creek Farm, participants will then travel to The Common Market for an on-site demonstration of delivery beginning at 12:00pm. Katie Chatham of The Common Market will review the proper requirements and expectations for wholesale delivery. Guest Darrell Copeland of West Georgia Co-Op will be there to discuss his personal experience with wholesale delivery to The Common Market. The workshop is expected to end at 2:00pm. Come out and enjoy some light snacks and raffle prizes!

*Interpreter provided* Global Growers will always do our best to provide interpretation upon timely (2 weeks in advance) requests for events.

 

Details

Date:
March 30
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-sell-to-a-wholesaler-free-tickets-43782245876

Organizer

Global Growers

Venue

Bamboo Creek Farm
1763 Big Valley Way
Stone Mountain, GA 30083 United States
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