Latest Past Events

Cottage Food Town Hall – Embassy Suites, 2800 American Blvd, Bloomington, MN

At 7pm we have invited lawmakers, MDA Commissioner Thom Peterson, and Assistant Commissioner Patrice Bailey and are hosting a town hall meeting. This will be a great opportunity to meet and ask questions of those who influence cottage foods here in Minnesota. We hope that you can make it!  

2024 MNCFPA Cottage Food Conference and Legislative Town Hall Meeting

This year's conference is packed with information to help grow your business in 2024. On Sunday the sessions include How to Test Water Activity in Your Home, Marketing Tips and Social Media, Hands on Cookie Decorating, and Q&A session. For those who attend in person and spend the night there will be a hotel reception […]

Third Thursdays with Tom

Tom Nechodomu will be hosting a Q & A webinar to advise beginning cottage food producers with the many things that need to be done to set up a new business. This webinar will take place on the third Thursday of each month starting at 7 pm. This webinar free and registration is required: