Working to improve the sustainable production, marketing and consumption of local food

The Food and Farm Forum is hiring!

Conference Coordinator

Enthusiastic, creative professional with a love for special event management sought to serve as the Conference Coordinator for the 7th annual Western Colorado Food and Farm Forum (WCFFF) in Montrose, Colorado. Must be able to anticipate project needs, discern work priorities, and meet deadlines with little supervision.  Will work in collaboration with WCFFF Steering Committee. Demands a high level of event planning and organizational skills, technical capabilities, and advanced communication skills. Approximately 400 hours from May 2018 through February 2019.

Full job description here: Conference Coordinator Job Description

The  Western Colorado Food and Farm Forum has a wide array of breakout sessions which convey vital, regionally specific agricultural information in areas including maximizing crop and livestock production, innovative agricultural marketing and management strategies, and specialty crops.

The conference is for anyone with an interest in the future of agriculture, including: ranchers, farmers, gardeners, students, and ag professionals. Whether you’re looking to improve or innovate on your existing practices, the forum has myriad resources and networking opportunities.

What some of our past attendees are saying:

“Great turnout! Representation of youth was awesome! Very professionally presented.”

“Great event, informative and a great opportunity to connect with other farmers.”

“This was a very successful event. The info provided and networking created was extremely valuable.”


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