Learn How to Become Better Business Partner

Register now to attend Annie’s Project sessions. Compiled by staff 

Published on: Dec 29, 2005

A program for women titled Annie’s Project will get underway the week of Jan. 23 at Grand Forks, Fargo, Jamestown, Minot and Grafton in North Dakota and Thief River Falls and Fergus Falls in Minnesota.   

The objective of the curriculum is to empower farm women to be better business partners for farm management and decision-making.

Topics include:

  • Understanding how bankers make loan decisions
  • Tracking expenses and income.
  • Mastering spreadsheets.
  • Land rental agreements.
  • Retirement, farm transfer, and estate planning.
  • Grain marketing.
  • Insurance needs, including crop insurance.
  • Personnel management.

Registration is $50 and space is limited. Please register by Jan. 11.

More information about the Annie’s Project can be found online at www.smallgrains.org or by calling Tara Gillespie at (218) 284-0234 or (800) 242-6118.

This program is made possible by cooperation from the Minnesota Association of Wheat Growers, University of Minnesota Extension Service, Northland Community and Technical College Farm Business Management, NDSU Extension Service, North Dakota Farm Business Management, North Dakota Grain Growers Association, U.S. Durum Growers Association.

Annie’s Project is funded through a Risk Management Agency Outreach Partnership.