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Cottage Food News, Events & Other Helpful Links


July 5, 2015 - Hear from successful cottage food entrepreneurs!  Click this link


Artisanal LA
Fall Show Oct 22 - 23rd, 2016
Holiday Show Dec 3 - 4, 10 - 11, 17 - 18, 2016
Los Angeles, CA
Website link

Patchwork Show
November 5, 2016 - Oakland, CA
November 13, 2016 - Long Beach, CA
November 27, 2016 - Santa Ana, CA
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California's First Weekly Cottage Food Market - Every Week!
Santa Barbara, CA
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Fairs and Festivals - Festivals, Craft Shows and Fairs in Your Area
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Recipe Contests
and Competitions

Listed in Order, by Entry Deadline Date

** Some recipes must use manufacturer's' product, check submission guidelines **

World Food Championships
Event - November 9 - 13, 2016
Website link

Cuisinart - Cook & Shoot Recipe Contest
Deadline to enter - ongoing
Website link

Other Helpful Links

Cottage Foods Org
Website link

California Department of Public Health
Website link

Sustainable Economies Law Center
Website link

Food and Drug Administration - Food Labeling Guide
Website link

Culinary Incubator - A national registry of health department-licensed commercial kitchens. 
Website link

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