Monday, May 2, 2016

Series of Free Workshops on Agricultural Enterprises, New Markets, and Funding

Growers examining broccoli as a new crop at a 2015 field day at the Mountain Research Station in Waynesville

Workshops on Emerging Markets, Funding and other Resources for Agricultural Businesses
Are you in the Agriculture Business or an Agriculture Service Provider and looking for a place to connect with others, learn about different markets and find resources available in your county? Join experts from AgriVentures in a full day, comprehensive workshop that will provide an overview and discussion of resources in a variety of areas.
Land assessments and Land trusts
Animals, including mountain livestock
Training programs
Specialty emerging markets, such as high tunnels, truffles,hops, forest herbs, organic/alternative crops and bees
Lending Options and Business Planning
Talk one-on-one with local service providers

Workshop Locations and Dates:
Southwestern Community College-May 12th, 2016  9:00AM-4:30PM
Mayland Community College-May 17th, 2016  9:00AM-4:30PM
Isothermal Community College-May 19th, 2016  9:00AM-4:30PM

Hear from experts from Mountain BizWorks, Organic Growers School, NC Cooperative Extension, Smoky Mountain High Tunnel Initiative, Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center, Land of Sky, and many others.


Please Pre-Register Here:

Contact with Questions:
Sabrina Wells

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