The Ag Biz Planner Program is designed to help young, beginning, small and minority farmers become successful business people. The course gives attendees a unique set of tools to strengthen and grow their operations.
Participants will gain an understanding of the ag marketplace and participate in discussions focused on financial and business management topics.
Before the end of the course, farmers will create a strategic and relevant plan for their own business.
Online courses will improve participants' individual skills and help them become more responsible financial managers.
Face-to-face conferences allow attendees to meet other farmers from different regions and agricultural backgrounds.
Applications for Ag Biz are being accepted through July 31, 2017.
Cape Fear Farm Credit will accept five young, beginning, small and minority farm families/producers in to the program. Interested applicants living in Cape Fear Farm Credit's territory must complete the application on this page to be considered.
The 10-module program is facilitated by Farm Credit University and consists of interactive exercises, an evaluation and application exercises.
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Want more information? Find answers to common questions in the Ag Biz Planner FAQ.