Annual Networking Event
Monday, February 24, 3:00 – 6:00 pm
Hancock Shaker Village
1843 West Housatonic St.
Pittsfield MA, 01201
Join us for Berkshire Grown’s Annual Networking Event! This year, we are focusing on the relationships between institutional buyers and farmers working in our region. The event features opportunities for one-on-one meetings between producers and buyers, a discussion about the farmer and institutional buyer relationship, general networking, and delicious samples. Don’t miss it!
One-on-one Buyer meetings available with:
Berkshire Food Co-op
Gateways Inn & Restaurant
Guido’s Fresh Marketplace
Williams College Dining Service
Artisan Beverage Cooperative
Berkshire Mountain Bakery
Cricket Creek Farm
High Lawn Farm
Ioka Valley Farm
Sweet Birch Herbals & Full Moon Ghee
Show up early to sign up for one-on-one meetings with buyers and stay late to sample the treats and beverages, meet new businesses, and mingle with old friends. We look forward to celebrating another great year of local food and drink with you!
3:00 – Arrival and check
3:15 – One-on-One Buyer/Producer meetings
4:30 – Farm to Institution: a conversations with
Mike Webster, Dining Services Manager of Hotchkiss School
and Alan Cockerline of Whipporwill Farm
Open networking and product sampling until 6:00pm