Farm Management Classes for Women

Tuesdays Oct 15 – Nov 19    5:00-8:00 p.m.
Eldorado Brookview Fire Department Hall
5752 Rhodesdale Eldorado Road
Rhodesdale, MD 21659

The University of Maryland and Delaware Cooperative Extension will conduct an Annie’s Project for Women Managing Commercial Poultry during the fall of 2019 in Rhodesdale, Maryland. Annie’s Project focuses on the many aspects of farm management and is designed to empower women in overall farm decision making and to build local networks throughout the state. The target audience is farmwomen and women involved in agriculture with a passion for business, agriculture, and involvement in farm operation. Topics for the sessions cover the five areas of Risk Management – Production, Marketing, Financial, Legal Risk, and Human Resources. This course is open to anyone interested in farm management practices.

Annie’s Project for Women Managing Commercial Poultry is 6 classroom sessions on Tuesday evenings, October 15, 22, 29, Nov 4, 13, 19 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

The program will be held at Eldorado Brookview Fire Department Hall, 5752 Rhodesdale Eldorado Road, Rhodesdale, MD 21659.

The cost of the entire course including meals and materials is $75. There is an additional $100.00 fee for FSA Borrower Training attendees.

Please register by October 5th – space is limited. For more information and to register visit the website http://extension.umd.edu/annies-project/class-information or call 410-758-0166 or email jrhodes@umd.edu. If you require special assistance to attend the classes, please contact the site at least two weeks prior.

The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Equal Access Programmer

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