Business Planning

Getting Started with Shipping your Value-Add Products

Are you a grower who has started producing value-add goods, or is hoping to start in the near future? Are you wondering how to begin shipping these products to reach folks beyond your local community? In this recorded webinar, Speaker Holly Cooper of Seattle Elderberry presents on what she has learned from doing fulfillment for…

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Farmer Finance 101: Create your first cash flow budget

An overview of basic financial principles and best practices to gain a better understanding of your business from a financial standpoint. After a brief introduction of financial statements, you can view a recorded tutorial on how to create a cash flow budget and follow along with the provided template. If you've never done this before,…

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Oregon Flower Growers Association

OFGA is located inside the Portland Flower Market and entrance to the Portland Flower Market is through membership only. Please visit the 

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Adelante Mujeres – Agriculture and Food Sovereignty Program

Advancing cultural, economic, and health equity for the local Latinx growing community with a positive impact on our land and climate. The Agriculture and Food Sovereignty Program teaches closed-loop growing and other best farming practices to new and beginning Latine farmers and members of the Latine community interested in growing their own food and improving…

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Marketing Fundamentals Course for Good Meat Producers

This is a resource from the Good Meat Project. This is a self-paced, pre-recorded course designed to support farmers and ranchers who don’t keep “regular” hours. That way, you can view all the course materials anytime that is convenient for you. And it’s FREE!

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150 150 Christina Bentrup

Take Your Local Food Online: Webinar

Need help bringing your local food online? Here’s a webinar that will provide practical information and tips from farmers who are already using online platforms.

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150 150 Christina Bentrup

Farmer’s Guide to Direct Sales Software

Check out this great resource from the National Young Farmers Coalition to help you make the right decision about which direct sales software platform is right for your online marketplace.

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Farm Financial Management Resource Library

This resource is from Tufts University. It contains resources, tools, case studies and trainings that can help you take control of your farm’s finances.

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Twelve Steps to Cash Flow Budgeting

This is a blog post created by Iowa State University Extension’s Economist, William Edwards. There are lots of really great open source resources on this site.

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Growing Your Business with Agritourism: Land Use and Policy Considerations (Travel Oregon)

This video created by Travel Oregon and Erika Polmar discusses Oregon's land use and policy considerations needed to take into account for starting agritourism businesses on farmland.

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