Events

Starting a Small Farm Business

2/21/2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Price: 00.00

Click here to visit the event Web site for more information

E-mail: rhawkins2@atu.edu

Phone: (479) 356-2067

Location: Pope County Extension Office

Address: 105 West B Street, Russellville, Arkansas 72801

The Arkansas Tech Small Business and Technology Development Center presents "Starting a Small Farm Business" from 6-8 p.m. on Feb. 21 at the Pope County Extension Office in Russellville.

Those who are raising animals, operating a greenhouse, doing small-scale canning or other farm-based activities are encouraged to attend. This workshop will address startup steps, legal business structures, regulations and licensing, sources of capital, and other key issues that can affect business success.

A representative from USDA Rural Development will also discuss the USDA Value-Added Producer Grant program. Although there is no charge to attend, registration is required no later than Feb. 19 at (479) 356-2067 or online.

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