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Small Farms Education

Program Contact: Kellie Henwood
360-379-5610 x201 • kellie.henwood@wsu.edu

Cultivating Success: Agricultural Entrepreneurship & Farm Business Planning

Sponsored by Craft3 and the North Olympic Development Council.

Wednesdays October 10th – December 19th*

6-8:30pm

WSU Extension Classroom, Kively Center, 97 Oak Bay Rd, Port Hadlock, WA 98339

$260 per farm

Pre-Registration is required. Register Here!

Plus! Field trip to local food expo and farmer/chef networking event in Port Townsend Sunday Nov. 4, 10am  12:30pm

*Please note date changes: Class moved to Thurs Nov. 1st 6-8:30pm (No class Halloween Wed. Oct 31) and no class week of Thanksgiving Wed. Nov. 21

A unique combination of guest speakers, in class discussion and assignments, this course dives into the business side of running a farm, from sales and marketing to financial management. At the end of the course, you will have the core elements of a business plan to guide your farm forward.

Topics include:
-Licensing and permitting
-Market analysis and trends
-Branding
-Operations
-Personal planning
-Accounting and bookkeeping
-Finances and taxes
-Insurance

Please contact Kellie Henwood, kellie.henwood@wsu.edu or (360) 379-5610 ext. 201.