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Ag Entrepreneurship Series, Wharton, Texas

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Date August 10, 2022
Time 9-11:30 am
Location Wharton County Fairgrounds (Director’s Room)
Registration Required Yes
Fee Description Free, To Register, follow this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/agricultural-entrepreneurship-series-wharton-county-tickets-389690975197


Ag Entrepreneurship Series in Wharton, Texas! The series will take place at the Wharton County Fairgrounds (Director's Room) on August 10th, 17th, and 24th from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.Please join us for this year’s Ag Entrepreneurship Series in Wharton, Texas! The series will take place at the Wharton County Fairgrounds (Director’s Room) on August 10th, 17th, and 24th from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

 

This year’s program will focus on getting you connected with local resources that create opportunity for entrepreneurs and beginning farmers/ranchers. You’ll hear from a variety of guest speakers and will have an opportunity to network with local ag entrepreneurs as well.

Topics:
Entrepreneurship 101 & Supplier Diversity
Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Certifications
Business Plan Development
Selecting a Business Structure (LLC's, partnerships, corporations, etc.)
Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Programs
Rural Investment to Protect our Environment (RIPE) Conservation Incentive Program

 

Guest Speakers:

  • Braxton Mitchell, Wharton/Austin County Extension Agent (Agriculture & Natural Resources)
  • Talia Washington, PVAMU Extension Specialist (Community & Economic Development)
  • Kashara Bell, Wharton County Extension Agent (Family & Community Health)
  • Stacy Jacobs, Director at Small Business Development Center (Fort Bend)
  • Darrell Tennie, CEO of The Tennie Group LLC
  • David Daniels, NRCS District Conservationist
  • Andre Carter, RIPE Southeast & Equity Farm Outreach Coordinator

 

Admission is FREE, but registration is encouraged.

To Register, follow this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/agricultural-entrepreneurship-series-wharton-county-tickets-389690975197

 

For additional information, please contact:

Braxton Mitchell, Wharton & Austin County Extension Agent

(979)532-3310

bjmitchell@pvamu.edu

 

 

For more information, please contact: Braxton Mitchell, 979-532-3310