Food and Farm Program
About the Local Food Connection
The Local Food Connection (LFC) is an annual conference connecting food producers (farmers, ranchers, fishermen) with area food buyers (grocery stores, restaurants, and institutions) through a workshops, networking sessions, and a vendor tradeshow. The event is a venue for creating new food business partnerships, learning about emerging market opportunities, and exploring local food issues. The LFC conference has grown immensely over the years and has become a “not to miss” event! The day is filled with a keynote address, networking session, workshops, and a fabulous local lunch.The 8th annual Local Food Connection Conference for 2014 occurred on Monday, February 3 at Lane Community College in Eugene. This year the event focused was on distribution. It was a huge success that brought over 250 attendees together!To find out more information about the event workshops and presentations visit the LFC website.