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Upcoming webinars and training opportunities

WEBINAR SERIES: Funding Your Farm ‚Äď Selling Your Story in a Business Plan

This new beginning farmer webinar series from Michigan State University focuses on creating a business plan

Starting on February 2, 2023 at 6:30 p.m. and continuing each Thursday through February 23, the”Funding Your Farm: Selling Your Story in a Business Plan” webinar series will explore key uses of a business plan. Participants will learn how to create this valuable document for their farm and explore what lenders look for in a business plan when seeking loan financing.

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FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM: Apply to join the Platform Cooperativism Consortium’s ICDE cohort

The New School’s Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy (ICDE) is seeking applications for its 2023/24 cohort

Founded in 2019 and based at The New School in New York City, the ICDE is the research division of the Platform Cooperativism Consortium. Through its research and Fellowship Program, the Institute investigates business models and strategies that encourage cooperative ownership and democratic governance in the digital economy.

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