Cancelled due to low enrollment
DO YOU HAVE A FOOD OR FARM BUSINESS?
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN TRYING OUT A NEW IDEA?
Join us for a workshop designed to help you identify which grants or other financial options might be right for you. This workshop will address ways to plan your project and strengthen your application.
This workshop is designed to give farmers and agricultural entrepreneurs information, tools, and hands-on training to strengthen grant and loan applications. This workshop will help you create a competitive application and get the financial resources you need to fuel your business.
When: Sept 17th 2019
Where: Marshfield Ag Research Station 2611 Yellowstone Dr. Marshfield WI
Cost: $15.00 before Sept 10th
|9:30 AM||Welcome and Introductions: Participants are invited to give a brief introduction to their projects|
|10:00 AM||Designing a sound project, identifying funding sources and grant-writing basics|
|12:30 PM||Lunch Program – Perspectives from a grant recipient: “How I applied for and used a grant in my agriculture business”|
|1:15 PM||Grant Program Highlights:
|2:00 PM||Hands-on Grant Proposal Evaluation & Development
|3:00 PM||Additional Financial Options
|3:45 PM||Networking and one-on-one Q & A with presenters|
Michael Fields Agricultural Institute USDA, Rural Development USDA, SARE UW-Madison Division of Extension WI Dept. of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Compeer Financial