Program seminars in Salinas, Sacramento and Los Angeles
SACRAMENTO, July 7, 2009 – Exporters of U.S. food products can take advantage of available federal funding to help expand international promotion and marketing of agricultural products. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Market Access Program provides cost share assistance to nonprofit trade organizations and small business to create, expand and maintain foreign markets for U.S. agricultural products.
The Western United State Agricultural Trade Association (WUSATA) in cooperation with the California Department of Food and Agriculture and the California Centers for International Trade Development are hosting three statewide seminars to provided further information on the program.
Seminars will be held at the following locations from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.:
July 22, 2009 – Sacramento
July 23, 2009 – Los Angeles
To register for the program, please contact WUSATA at (360) 693-3373 or visit www.wusata.org. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. A registration fee of $50 per participant covers cost of materials and program.
California Department of Food and Agriculture Office of Public Affairs
1220 N St., Ste. 214, Sacramento, CA 95814