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    Tuesday, March 19, 2019

    Farm Conference - Day 1 of 2

    When:  Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Where:  
    Civic Center, West Plains MO map...

    Description:

    Provides instruction to increase sustainable farming practices and procedures that are economically profitable, environmentally sound and socially responsible. more...

    Registration:

    Early Bird Registration $60, Includes lunch both days. Groups of 5 or more $45 each. Prices good through March 5, 2019.

    Price increases to $75 and $55 for groups of 5 or more starting March 6, 2019.

    Active Military, Veterans, and Students with ID save $30 per ticket.

    Register here: http://www.americansmallfarm.com/conference
     more...

    Cost:

    $75.00
    Early Bird Registration $60, Includes lunch both days. Groups of 5 or more $45 each. Prices good through March 5, 2019. Price increases to $75 and $55 for groups of 5 or more starting March 6, 2019. Active Military, Veterans, and Students with ID save $30 per ticket.

    Facilitator:

    Alice Barnes, barnesali@missouri.edu
    Missouri SBDC in West Plains
    phone: 417-255-7966




    Spring Institute 2019

    When:  Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center
    2400 S. Scenic Ave, Springfield MO map...

    Description:

    Program offered at various regional sites to all MU Extension faculty and staff.
    9:00 – 9:15 am Arrival and settle in
    9:15 – 9:30 am Welcome
    9:30 – 11:00 am Thinking Like a Marketer, Margaret Duffy, Director, Novak Leadership Institute
    11:00 – 12:00 A Tale of Mizzou Engagement, David Burton, CES in Community Economic Development
    12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
    12:45 – 1:45 pm Small Group Discussions and Report Outs*
    1:45 – 2:45 pm Tactical Leadership, Marshall Stewart, Vice Chancellor for Extension and Engagement
    2:45 – 3:00 pm Wrap Up and Adjourn

    Session topic:

    A Tale of Mizzou Engagement, David Burton, CES in Community Economic Development

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Greene County
    phone: 417-881-8909




    Beginning Farmer Session 1: Farming - The First Steps

    When:  Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Where:  
    West Plains Civic Center
    110 St Louis St, West Plains MO map...

    Description:

    The Beginning Farmer series of workshops includes 5 sessions on a wide range of topics, targeting those starting out in farming. Attendees receive a certificate of attendance. The workshops are held in conjunction with the Bringing Back the American Small Farm conference.

    Session topic:

    The 4 P’s – purpose, plan, product, people. Inventory your resources, the business plan, build skills through education and training, set up your business finance, your business access to land and capital, risk management, ag suitability site.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Amy Patillo, Ed.D., patilloa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Greene County
    phone: 417-881-8909




    Beginning Farmer Session 2: Marketing is Key

    When:  Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

    Where:  
    West Plains Civic Center
    110 St Louis St, West Plains MO map...

    Description:

    The Beginning Farmer series of workshops includes 5 sessions on a wide range of topics, targeting those starting out in farming. Attendees receive a certificate of attendance. The workshops are held in conjunction with the Bringing Back the American Small Farm conference.

    Session topic:

    Direct marketing – farmers markets, on farm, PYO, CSA, internet. Wholesale marketing – schools, institutions, grocery stores, produce auction, restaurants, value added products.

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Amy Patillo, Ed.D., patilloa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Greene County
    phone: 417-881-8909




    Beginning Farmer Session 3: Looking at the Opportunities

    When:  Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    Where:  
    West Plains Civic Center
    110 St Louis St, West Plains MO map...

    Description:

    The Beginning Farmer series of workshops includes 5 sessions on a wide range of topics, targeting those starting out in farming. Attendees receive a certificate of attendance. The workshops are held in conjunction with the Bringing Back the American Small Farm conference.

    Session topic:

    Produce (greenhouse and high tunnels) Meats, Value Added Products, Honey and Bee Products, Ornamental Plants

    Cost:

    $0.00

    Facilitator:

    Amy Patillo, Ed.D., patilloa@missouri.edu
    MU Extension in Greene County
    phone: 417-881-8909