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February 17 & 18, 2014
Monday - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm; Tuesday - 9:00 am to noon
Business Planning with Richard Wiswall
MOFGA’s Common Ground Education Center
$60 per person including lunch

This one and a half day workshop is designed to help those who have one year of farm production data and are ready to sharpen their pencil and get a better handle on their business. Please bring pen, paper, and a calculator. If possible bring your financials from the 2013 season including crop plan, income & expenses and sales figures.

The workshop will cover the following topics:

  • Planning for Profit
  • Making a Profit on YOUR farm
  • Understanding Financial Statements
  • Your marketing strategies
  • Enterprise Budgeting

Instructor Richard Wiswall is the owner/operator of Cate Farm in Vermont and author of The Organic Farmer’s Business Handbook.

Online registration closed. Call the MOFGA office for information.

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