ASAP's 2017 Business of Farming Conference


Lifestyles
AB Tech Community College
Asheville, NC
ASAP (Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project)
robin@asapconnections.org
828-236-1282
asapconnections.org/
Feb 25, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join ASAP for a not-to-miss farmer event: our 14th Annual Business of Farming Conference. On Saturday, February 25, agricultural leaders and 200 farmers from across our region will come together to learn about business planning, marketing, sales models, and community resources. ASAP’s conference features over a dozen workshops (see sample topics below), opportunities to meet with local wholesale buyers in the popular Grower-Buyer Meetings, one-on-one legal conversations, and time to engage in valuable networking with other farmers. Early bird registration ends February 1.

Business and marketing workshops for new and experienced farmers Choose from over a dozen workshop topics including: farm business planning and finances, recordkeeping, agritourism, legal topics for farmers, selling to restaurants, direct and wholesale marketing strategies, crafting your farm story, social media, and much more!Workshops will be posted in late December.

Learn more at www.asapconnections.org or call 828-236-1282 with questions.