Calendar

Dec
6
Fri
Agriculture Business Workshop @ Bell County Extension Office
Dec 6 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Agriculture Business Workshop @ Bell County Extension Office

Description

Join us for an agriculture business workshop in Bell County (Belton) Texas. This workshop is a one day workshop designed for military veterans, beginning farmers and ranchers, individuals with disabilities, and anyone interested in starting an agriculture business.

Workshop sessions will include:

  • Rural Business Ideas
  • Intro to Business Planning
  • Possibilities for Farming/Ranching with a Disability
  • Financial Funding Sources for Farming/Ranching
  • Marketing Resources
  • Resources to Support Agriculture Business Operation

Cost of Workshop: $25 which includes breakfast, lunch, and workshop materials

Please make sure to wear something comfortable (with closed toe shoes) and warm as we will have some hands-on demonstrations outside in the afternoon.

View the Workshop Flyer

Click HERE to register and pay

Dec
7
Sat
Cattle AI Workshop @ F.E.A.T. Farm
Dec 7 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cattle AI Workshop @ F.E.A.T. Farm

Description

Join us for a cattle AI workshop in Coryell County (Flat), Texas. This workshop is a one-day workshop designed to provide information about the AI process for cattle and is open to all producers.

Workshop sessions will include:

  • Chute Side Manners (Basic Handling from moving cattle to basic skills like palpation, blood draw, with live AI demonstration) – Presented by Bell County Extension Agent Lyle Zoeller
  • Cattle Nutrition (Maintenance, Breeding, Lactating) – Presented by Purina Nutritionist Jennifer Ramthun
  • Understanding EPD’s

Workshop cost is $25 which includes breakfast, lunch, and drinks.

Please make sure to wear something comfortable (with closed toe shoes) and warm as we will have a couple of Hands On Learning events outdoors in the morning before moving to our afternoon classroom portion.

View Cattle AI Workshop Flyer here

Register here by December 2

Dec
19
Thu
Webinar – How to Start a Farm Business @ Webinar
Dec 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Webinar - How to Start a Farm Business @ Webinar

Starting a farm isn’t a decision to take lightly. Join Texas AgrAbility & BattleGround to Breaking Ground to discuss some points to consider when starting a farm. We also invite you to join the conversation with owners of Mesquite Field Farm, Doug and Melissa Havemann to discuss what factors helped them to make the decision to start their farm.

When: Dec 19, 2019 02:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://agrilifeextension.zoom.us/meeting/register/ab2aa1919d7506037510d14dfea9e911

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Jan
23
Thu
Tax Considerations for Farms and Ranches @ webinar
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Tax Considerations for Farms and Ranches @ webinar

Filing taxes for a farm or ranch can be daunting. Join Texas AgrAbility & ____ to discuss considerations for taxes, business structure, accounting, and record-keeping on your farm or ranch. Jason Morgan with Leatherneck Financial Services will share tips as a farm and ranch owner and financial and tax consultant.

January 23, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. CST.

Click the link to register for the webinar:


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