Jan 19, 2011 – An Introduction to using Social Media to promote your business. This Free workshop is being held at the Sydenham Town Hall from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm, there is a limited number of spots – only one registrant per business. Please RSVP by calling 1-888-372-9962
Jan 27, 2011 – Financing: Through start-up to mature operating entity. This Free workshop is being held at the Sydeham Town Hall from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm with guest speaker David Edwards from the Toronto Dominion Bank.
Feb 10 & 17 – Quest for new farm value – value plus workshop – Are you looking for or have a value-added business idea for your farm? Not sure how to make your idea a reality? In this workshop you will learn: how to find, create and evaluate new products and services ideas, Seven steps to value added product development, key components of a business plan, how to tap into new and existing markets and the importance of a business plan. This two day workshop is being held at the Verona Lions Hall 4504 Verona Sand Road, Verona and the cost is $75 +HST per person and includes lunch both days.
Day one – Check in from 8:30 am to 9:00 am
Workshop 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Day two – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Registration and payment must be received by Feb 4, 2011. For more information or to register please call 1-888-372-9962. This training may be eliglible for cost-share funding through Growing Forward Business Development for Farm Business. Visit ontario.ca/agbusiness