Workshop: Planning for Profit: Marketing and Financial Management for New Farmers

Workshop: Planning for Profit: Marketing and Financial Management for New Farmers

July 23rd, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Winneshiek County Extension & Outreach Office
325 Washington Street, Suite B, Decorah, IA 52101

As with any small business, starting a farm requires thoughtful goal setting and a good grasp on basic financial management and marketing. This workshop will help beginning farmers to:

  • Clarify overall goals for starting a farm
  • Set specific short, medium and long term household income goals for the farm
  • Understand basic accounting concepts and practices
  • Explore strategies for marketing and selling farm products through Community Supported Agriculture, farmers markets, grocery stores, restaurants, and wholesale channels.

Contact : Teresa Wiemerslage
563-794-0599
wiemer@iastate.edu
http://www.extension.iastate.edu/winneshiek/page/events?programID=193264

Register online!