Peach Mania Festival – Apple Annie’s Orchard, u-pick tree ripened peaches and apples, all-you-can eat pancake breakfast 7:30-10:30 am, peach ice cream, peach pie.
An extravaganza of chef demonstrations by chefs and culinary professionals
PCC Desert Vista Campus 5901 S. Calle Santa Cruz October 21, 2015
3:30-5:30 p.m. Calling all high school and college culinary students
Top Tucson chefs featured
Hot and cold food demos
Garde manger demos, including ice carving and fruit carving
Organic gardening demos
Mini trade show For more information, contact Elizabeth Mikesell, firstname.lastname@example.org or 520-206-5128.
Meet. Learn. Serve!
Join us as we kick-off the 2015-2016 year! The Cactus Section IFT community represent all areas of the food industry, from packaging, quality, manufacturing to research & development and beyond. With professionals in industry, academia and government, we strive to promote all aspects of food technology. Anyone with an interest in the food industry is welcome to join us!
*Discover how our community can benefit you!
*Network with your local food industry peers.
*Free food and raffle giveaways!
*Find out about our upcoming events and learning opportunities.
We’ll be in The Captain’s Meeting Room at The Watershed.
See you there!!
The Cactus Section IFT
Upcoming Cactus Section of the IFT Events
- October 28th Wednesday in Tucson “Food Safety Farm to Fork (tour of U of A Food Safety Labs followed by Food Defense presentation by Jesse Leal of AIB)”
- November 7th Saturday in Phoenix “St. Mary’s Food Bank Give Back Meeting”
- January (date TBD) in Phoenix “Dinner meeting with presentation by IRI on New Product Trends in the Food Industry”
- February (date TBD) in Phoenix “Tour of Leclerc Bakery with a presentation on the RCA history and certification”
- March 24th (tentatively) in Phoenix “A focus on nutraceutical formulations speaker and topic to be formalized”
- April 5th in Phoenix “Supplier’s Night”
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St. Mary’s Food Bank – Volunteer & Network
Saturday, November 7, 2015 from 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Meet! Learn! Serve!
Please join us for an afternoon of networking and giving back to our local community at St. Mary’s Food Bank. We’ll be packing food boxes and preparing them for distribution (no heavy lifting required). These boxes provide the elderly, children, working families, and homeless temporary food assistance until a more permanent solution is found.
Please dress comfortably. Jeans, t-shirts and closed toe shoes are recommended.
Source: Cactus IFT Email invitation.
The Cactus Section IFT invites you to participate in our Suppliers’ Night Expo—a fun and unique industry show where professionals attend to discover the latest ingredients and new concepts in the food industry. We had a successful event last year and look forward to another one this year!
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 from 2:30 PM to 7:00 PM (MST)