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Cottage Food and Food Freedom National Conference


Get started with your dream of owning your own home-based cottage food business or take your business to the next level. Join some of the leading cottage food operators, food activists, educators, and leaders in various organizations who are fighting for our freedom to earn, whether we're selling decorated cookies, artisanal chocolates, small batch jams and jellies, hand-formed loaves of bread, cocoa bombs or numerous other "non-hazardous" cottage food products. This conference is designed to offer practical, actionable ideas and information from some of the leaders of the cottage food movement and from successful cottage food entrepreneurs who are running successful, and profitable, businesses from their home kitchens.

We're excited to offer the first-ever, national conference on cottage food and food freedom. To set the stage, there will be a keynote from the following acclaimed speakers:
Lisa Kivirist, co-author of Homemade for Sale
Erica Smith, lead attorney with the Institute for Justice
David Crabill, founder of and The Forrager Podcast
Alexia Kulwiec, Executive Director, Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund

3rd Annual Cottage Food Producers Virtual Conference – January 7-9, 2021

Zoom Meeting

This will be an evening and two day conference packed full of topics that include: organizational ideas, marketing your business, growing your social media presence, pricing, food safety, copyright laws, demonstrations, and more! We will kick off the day with our keynote speaker followed by additional seminars that focus topics to help you strengthen your […]