CEC Octoberfest Lunch and Learn

October 19, 2021 11:30AM - 12:30PM

Registration Deadline: October 19, 2021 - 12:45PM

Contact: Katherine Jamieson

Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities logo with buildings growing in size and stressing the Learn, Share, Empower and Grow goals of the program.

This is the fifth session offered during the Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Octoberfest Virtual Lunch and Learn series.  Join other like-minded community leaders as we learn about innovative programs and resources, share best practices and ideas, empower ourselves and others to assist entrepreneurs to grow our local communities at the annual Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities (CEC) Conference brought to you by Michigan State University Extension. Sessions are offered every Tuesday and Thursday in October from 11:30 am-12-30 pm. EST. Conference registration includes all 8 breakout sessions for one low price of $20.

Tuesday, October 19: Farming: A Strategy for Community Resilience

Farms can be an afterthought when communities plan for business development and economic success. With more growers focusing on local markets and/or providing agritourism experiences, it is increasingly the case that what is good for farms is good for towns and cities. Learn how to strengthen ties and support this important business sector.

Presented by: Wendy Wieland, MSU Extension and MSU Product Center


For complete conference details and session descriptions:

 CEC Octoberfest Flyer

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Tags: community, community planning, connecting entrepreneurial communities, msu extension, virtual