OSFIT December Virtual Meeting - The Current State of Oregon Agriculture - December 14, 2021 (5:00 PM PDT)
Join us Virtually on December 14th, 2021- 5:00- 6:15pm (PST) to learn about Oregon Agriculture!
Changes in production and local supply chains
National and state efforts to address pandemic losses
Ever changing export requirements- SPS (sanitary and phytosanitary) and TBT (technical barriers to trade Oregon Exports)
We are also excited to share with you the details of the NEW Strategic Plans from IFT and from Oregon section at our next meeting! Guest Speaker:
Jess Paulson, Oregon Department of Agriculture
Jess serves as the Marketing Access and Certification Program Area Director for the Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA). In this role, he oversees ODA’s programs that improve the marketability of Oregon agriculture, including commodity inspection, certification to organic and good agricultural practices standards, produce safety training, smoke management, plant health, weights and measures, metrology, and serves as the agricultural State Marketing Officer. Prior to joining ODA, Jess was a foreign service officer with USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service where he worked on bilateral relations with Japan, Korea and China, negotiated new technology and production methods standards with Europe and Central Asia, and served at the U.S. Embassies in Ankara, Turkey, and Tokyo, Japan.
OSFIT November Virtual Meeting - SustainMINT™ Translating Nature into Flavor: Unfolding Mint - November 9, 2021 (4:00 PM PDT)
Want to join us and learn more about Mint and what does sustainable mint mean?
Topic: SustainMINT™ Translating Nature into Flavor: Unfolding Mint
Global Supply Chain
Agricultural challenges within mint
Developing Sustainable Mint Flavors
OSFIT September Virtual Meeting - Beeing the Change - September 14, 2021 (4:30 PM PDT)
November 9th: Virtual Mint Event
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