1.28.22 // 10:00am to 12:00pm
Learn how local farmers successfully navigated grant applications and timing to maximize the effectiveness of funding farm infrastructure and equipment.
2.3.22 // 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Join farmers and Food Hub leaders in a panel discussion of the pros and cons of E-Commerce platforms and glean experiences from the field.
1.6.22 // 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Learn about how to get the most data out of your Point-of-Sale platform to make solid financial decisions and grow your business.
12.9.21 // 6:00pm to 7:30pm
A conversation with farmers and top record keeping software companies about managing financial risk through data and technology.
10.5.21 // 6:00pm to 11.23.21 // 9:00pm
In this course, you will learn how to: * Create a mission and vision for your business * Develop a budget and a plan to fund your business * Create a marketing plan for your business * Set goals and create a timeline for your farm business to grow * Weave those elements together into a cohesive business plan
3.4.21 // 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Making Less Risky Business of Wholesale and Institutional Markets: A networking event and online course for growers and buyers in Eastern MA
This two-hour long event is an opportunity for growers and buyers to network alongside knowledgeable agricultural service providers to help participants: - Build relationships - Better understand costs/pricing - Comply with food safety requirements - Learn about developing contracts
2.11.21 // 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Join fellow farmers or farm workers interested in designing solutions to farm labor challenges to provide input to innovative farm labor models.
1.12.21 // 6:00pm to 3.2.21 // 9:00pm
The Farm Business Planning course is designed to help you create a written plan to start or expand your farm business.
10.13.20 // 6:00pm to 12.1.20 // 9:00pm
The Farm Business Planning course is designed to help you create a written plan to start or expand your farm business. The Fall session of the Farm Business Planning Course is full, but we still have room in the Winter session starting Jan 12th
10.6.20 // 10:00am to 10.15.20 // 8:30pm
Join us for a two-day focus session where women livestock producers from around New England will tune in virtually to learn how to strengthen communication and improve negotiation skills to become an even more effective employer and business manager.