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Alternative agricultural markets in Alberta, 2008

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by Alberta. Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development

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Published by Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development in [Edmonton] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Value added,
  • Marketing,
  • Agriculture and state,
  • Alternative agriculture,
  • Agricultural diversification,
  • Agricultural industries,
  • Marketing research,
  • Tourism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInfact Research and Consulting Inc
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 75, 17 p. :
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25907189M
    OCLC/WorldCa317752736

    The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry is responsible for: policies, legislation, regulations and services necessary for Alberta’s agriculture, food and forest sectors to grow, prosper and diversify; inspiring public confidence in wildfire and forest management and the quality and safety of food. Alberta Farmers' Market Association. 2, likes talking about this. Supporting our member markets, vendors, managers, boards and sponsors through Followers: K.

    Get updated data about grain, livestock and other agricultural futures prices. Find corn, wheat, coffee and other prices. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

    When you buy in Alberta Beach, you receive some of the best and freshest food and produce available, as well as some of the most unique items from local vendors. By shopping locally, you are supporting the community of Alberta Beach and the local economy. The Farmers' Market runs Sundays, May to Location: 46a Ave, Alberta Beach, T0E 0A0, AB. Full list of Farmers' Markets in Edmonton + area by connie in Edmonton, events, Local, Modern Mama June 2, Comments Off on Full list of Farmers' Markets in Edmonton + area If you love to support local businesses and/or love good quality food/handmade items than the Farmers Market .


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Alternative agricultural markets in Alberta, 2008 by Alberta. Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development Download PDF EPUB FB2

Topics Agricultural diversification, Agricultural industries, Marketing research, Tourism, Agriculture and state, Value added, Alternative agriculture Publisher [Edmonton]: Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development Collection albertagovernmentpublications; university_of_alberta_libraries; Alternative agricultural markets in Alberta Digitizing sponsor University of Alberta Pages: Alberta Agriculture and Rural 2008 book (ARD) has for some time been devoting resources to the development of new opportunities for farmers to market their products.

InARD established a baseline estimate of the value of five alternative market sectors for agricultural products and services and investigated their growth potential.

Reports findings of a study conducted in to obtain information on four alternative market sectors for agricultural products and services: farmers’ markets, farm retail, farm activities, and the local food movement.

Alternative agricultural markets in Alberta, report Cover title;"November ";"Local Market Expansion Project"--cover;"This study was conducted by InFact Research and Consulting Inc.". The estimated number of households purchasing from farm retail outlets was(d from ).

Because of the small sample base, no estimate was prepared for CSA/box programs. For restaurants chosen for Alberta ingredients, the estimated. Seasonal use Thirty-four percent (34%) of farmers’ market purchasers used this channel year round – a gain of 7% since This was far higher than for farm retail at 22%.

However, the majority of purchasers, 62% for farmers’ markets and 73% for farm retail, visited only in summer, while 2% purchased only in winter. InAlberta Agriculture and Rural Development (ARD) established a baseline estimate of the value of five alternative market sectors for agricultural products and services and investigated their growth potential.

The study was repeated in for three of the sectors. The Alberta Approved Farmers’ Market Program began in as a result of requests from individuals interested in starting farmers’ markets. Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (AF) organized the Program to ensure minimum guidelines would be followed across the province by those markets choosing to be a part of the Program.

Inthe Alternative Agricultural Markets in Alberta study found that the combined market value of farmers’ markets and farm retail was approximately $ million. On average, farmers’ market patrons spend $55 per visit and $ over the course of a year. While the public acknowledges that farmers’.

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