The Peterborough Agricultural Society is hosting a food producer and hospitality industry event. The event is open to the public and will feature a movie screening of “Before the Plate” followed by networking and a panel discussion.
The event will be held at Fleming College in the Whetung Theatre in partnership with Fleming SAC and Fulford’s Bistro at Fleming on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the film starting at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are available online and are $5 per person. Attendees will also receive a free weekend pass to the 2020 Peterborough Ex.
“We are excited to be bringing local food industry partners together with students for networking and discussion around raising the profile of our rich local food culture,” states Viren D’Souza, Vice President of the Ag Society.
Fleming SAC President Naman Khandelwel, “When we were approached to host this event on campus, we lept at the opportunity to help bring industry leaders on campus for this educational discussion.”
This year marks the 175th Anniversary of the Peterborough Ex which is organized by the Agricultural Society.