Southeastern Farm School
The JSCC Small Business Center offers “The Business of Farming,” an intense 8-week program designed to help farmers thrive and grow. Topics covered include marketing, budget and finances, making strategic decisions, and best practices. The specialized training sessions for farmers is held each Fall and Spring semester from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesdays.
These classes are free but students will need to register for the class to ensure a seat. To view the latest class listings or to register, visit http://bit.ly/FarmSchool2018 . You can also call the Small Business Center at (910) 275-6203.
Dinner is served prior to every class at 5:30 p.m., free of charge.
Farmers, and those interested in farming, will learn how to build the perfect business plan, create marketing tactics and techniques, and understand budget and financial issues. After completion, farmers will be better equipped to make strategic decisions and learn from best practices of other farmers.
Classes are offered as a service of the Small Business Center to the community. A graduation will be held, as well as a barbecue dinner at the conclusion of the 8-week training.