Farm Business Workshops

Grow Your Farm Business

business support classes for sustainable farmers

Are you interested in learning how to increase your profts from your farm? Do you want additional support for developing your products and market?


Schedule of Events

January 30: Value added networking & funding opportunities with Craig Scroggs from NRCS

Sound and Sensible Organic Certification workshop with NOP
February 5, 2015 from 8:30am-4:30pm
National Center for Appropriate Technology (click to register)

February 6: Grow your business by creating a business plan & an introduction to Veggie Compass

February 13: Preparing a marketing plan for a diversified market with Kent Wolfe, Director for the Center of Agribusiness and Economic Development, UGA

February 20: Grow your farm business with training, processing and marketing small ruminants. Guest spearker TBA

Febrary 26-27: Two-day small farm conference at Unicoi State Park. Scholarship available. Contact the Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission to register: 706-552-4479

The Athens Land Trust’s Farmer Outreach and Support Program will assist you through hosting a series of Farm Business workshops through the month of February.

All classes are held on Fridays from 12:30-2:30pm at the Athens Land Trust meeting room.

Call or email today to register and save your spot in the class

Christina Hylton

christina@athenslandtrust.org