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Annie's Project is an educational program dedicated to strengthening women's roles in the modern farm enterprise. To date, classes have been taught in 34 states. Through six educational sessions, Annie's Project fosters problem solving, record keeping, and decision-making skills in farm women.
Returning to the Farm Seminar (formerly known as Ag Link) is a 4 day seminar for farm families to develop a succession plan. Next session will be held January and March 2016. All of these sessions are intended for farm families bringing the next generation back to the farm to live and work.
Session 1: January 29 - 30, 2016 at Gateway Hotel and Conference Center, Ames, IA.
We are excited to announce that on th evening of Friday, January 29th following our conference, we will be presenting "Map of My Kingdom". See video on far left to learn more of this one act presentation!
Session 2: March 4-5, 2016 at Gateway Hotel and Conference Center, Ames, IA.
This is a two day session for families and individuals wishing to develop a succession plan. $150 for a family of four with $25 for each additional member wishing to attend. Hours are 1 pm- 8 first day and 9-2 second day. Lunches and snacks provided.
Currently there are no sesisons scheduled.
From The Ground Up: Creating a Plan to Grow Your Farm Business will be held on Monday evenings Feb. 8 – March 28 at the Beginning Farmer Center in Urbandale, Iowa. Each session will cover a different topic, with participants learning about farm assessment, marketing, pricing, management, operations and production protocols. Program fee is $200 for the 8-session series and includes the evening meal for each session.Learn more…