$30 – $50

Entrepreneurial Intensive for Beginning Farmers: Marin

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College of Marin: Indian Valley Campus

1800 Ignacio Blvd.

Novato, CA 94949

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Sustainable Agriculture Starts with a Sustainable Business

This weekend-long series of interactive workshops will provide new and aspiring farmers from the Bay Area and beyond with a solid introduction to the entrepreneurial skills needed to succeed, a valuable supplement to on-farm experience. Taught by a variety of educators, business experts and experienced local farmers, this affordable program will provide upstart agrarians with the basic business tools to prepare you for a career in agriculture, as well as the peer-to-peer community support to keep you inspired and on track.

Open to beginning and aspiring farmers growing specialty crops (vegetables, ​fruits, nuts, etc) as well as more seasoned farmers looking to polish up their business skills.

TOPICS COVERED

Business Planning
Book-Keeping
Market Research
Production Planning
Lease Negotiation
Financing
Permits, Licensing, & Regulation
And more...

PRICE INCLUDES LUNCH BOTH DAYS

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College of Marin: Indian Valley Campus

1800 Ignacio Blvd.

Novato, CA 94949

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