Beyond Grants Executive Summary: Entrepreneurial Strategies for Funding Beginning Farmer Initiatives


February 20, 2018 - Author: Emily Nicholls, <$authorEmail>, Lauren Marquardt, and Jennifer Silveri

This executive summary provides an overview of a number of innovative entrepreneurial strategies (besides writing grants) used by beginning farmer and other local food/ag initiatives to raise funds to support programs.  It includes key steps one should consider when designing an entrepreneurial fundraising strategy to support beginning farmer initiatives.

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