Farm Business Planning Courses at New Entry Sustainable Farming Project - Space still available online!
New Entry Sustainable Farming Project will be offering two versions of its flagship Farm Business Planning Course this Winter. Learn to develop and plan for your farm business in either a classroom setting or a web-based learning environment!Both courses will cover all aspects of planning for the long-term financial success of your farm business, including how to:
* Select farm enterprises, create enterprise budgets and develop a farm business plan;
* Identify the markets in your area and promote your farm products;
* Find and evaluate the materials, equipment, and additional information and resources you will need as a farmer; and
* Develop a crop production or livestock husbandry plan.
Apply now for either the classroom-based or the online Farm Business Planning Course! Please select which learning style (classroom or online option) works best for you.
Option 1: Classroom-Based Farm Business Planning Course
Dates: Tuesday evenings, 6-9 pm. Winter Session: January 6 - February 24, 2015.
Location: 155 Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA
Course fee: $400, or sliding scale, based on tuition scholarship application ($80 - $400)
For more information and to apply to the classroom-based course in Lowell, please visit http://nesfp.nutrition.tufts.edu/farmbusinessplanning
Questions? Email Sam Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 978-654-6745.
Option 2: Online Farm Business Planning Course, spaces still available, apply now!
Winter session: January 10 - February 28, 2015 Flexible schedule and location
Course fee: $500, or sliding scale, based on tuition scholarship application ($100 - $500)
For more information and to apply to the online course, please visit https://nesfp.nutrition.tufts.edu/farmer-training/distance-learning
Questions? Email Wendy Mainardi at email@example.com or call 973-224-4321