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8th Annual Arizona Farmer+Chef Connection

  • Cliff Castle Casino Hotel 555 West Middle Verde Road Camp Verde, AZ, 86322 United States (map)

The Arizona Farmer+Chef Connection is the state's only event of its kind. It is a one-stop shop for wholesale food buyers to find new local sources. 

The industry-focused event is aimed at building wholesale food networks at the local level. The cornerstone of the event is the Suppliers’ Marketplace, a vendor fair exclusively featuring Arizona food producers and distributors. Buyers meet local purveyors of quality dairy, meats, produce, baked goods and other value-added products, and much more! Complementing the event is an end of day reception featuring Arizona food, beer, wine, and spirits.

Who should attend:

- Arizona Farmers and Food Producers prepared to transact at a wholesale level
- Chefs, Restaurant Owners and Management
- Hotels and Catering Businesses
- Hospitals, Senior and Human Service Institutions, Health and Wellness Centers
- Education and Government Food Service Procurement
- Any entrepreneur, food service professional, or member of the public that is dedicated to building a better community, environment and economy through local food supply chains

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