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Aug 02, 2018 03:30 PM Page 2018 Food Hub Benchmark Study How successful food hubs have achieved their mission and goals through financial and business metrics.
Sep 21, 2017 03:30 PM Page How Regional Food Investment Creates More Equitable Communities How a business incubator, a value chain coordinator and a funder are increasing equity through food systems.
Feb 16, 2017 06:50 PM Page Financial Fundamentals for Food Hubs There is great power in properly maintained and used financial records. This webinar series is key to unlocking that power.
Jul 28, 2016 03:30 PM Page Before You Leap: Hidden Implications of Food Hub Business Growth Three "roads not yet taken" a hub with may encounter. Each road has the possibility of great success, but has potholes to avoid.
Nov 19, 2015 05:35 PM Page National Food Hub Survey 2015 The State of the Food Hub, 2015.
Oct 21, 2015 03:30 PM Page Beyond Beauty: The Opportunities and Challenges of Cosmetically Imperfect Produce A deep look at the commercial market for cosmetically imperfect fruit and vegetables.
Aug 20, 2015 03:30 PM Page One Page Cost Benefit Tool This session simplifies the concepts of Partial Budget Analysis using a One Page Tool so that you can “use the parts you’re comfortable with.”
Jun 18, 2015 03:30 PM Page Pollinating Food Enterprises: Creative New Models for Starting, Supporting, and Financing Local Food Business - an NGFN webinar Michael Shuman illustrates how “pollinators” (self-financing enterprises committed to boosting local business) are efficient economic development levers.
May 14, 2015 03:30 PM Page Crop Insurance for Small Farms: A Crash Course Crop insurance basics and an introduction to Whole Farm Revenue Protection
Mar 19, 2015 03:30 PM Page The Million Dollar Question: What is break-even and viability for different food hub models? How much volume does it take for a food hub to be a viable business?
Feb 19, 2015 03:30 PM Page A Look Back, A Path Forward: Lessons Learned from the Food Hub Vanguard - Grasshoppers Distribution Grasshoppers Distribution, a food hub on the vanguard, had lasting impacts and lessons.
Sep 25, 2014 05:05 PM Page Food Hub Benchmarking Study 2014 This webinar describes the lessons learned from the recent benchmarking study of food hub financial and operational characteristics.
Jun 19, 2014 03:30 PM Page Community-Based Food Business Financing How to access community-based capital through a Member Investor Share Offering (MISO).
Feb 20, 2014 03:30 PM Page Build, Prepare, Invest: Assessing Food Hub Businesses for Investment Readiness Wholesome Wave’s Food Hub Business Assessment Toolkit provides you with the tools to evaluate a food hub business’ readiness for investment
Nov 21, 2013 03:30 PM Page Assessment Tools for Improving Farmer Financial Skills Three financial assessment-centered tools and programs: a trainers' assessment tool, Annie's Project, and a cash flow analysis tool.
Oct 17, 2013 03:30 PM Page Food Hubs and Farm to School Food hubs hold great promise to help farm to school programs and food service professionals get good, healthy, local, whole foods to our nation's students.
Aug 15, 2013 03:30 PM Page Financial Benchmark Metrics and Measurements for Regional Food Hubs This webinar describes the lessons learned from the 2013 benchmarking study of food hub financial and operational characteristics.
Aug 02, 2013 12:00 PM Page Roadmap for City Food Sector Innovation and Investment A webinar exploring the "Roadmap for City Food Sector Innovation and Investment," which provides cities with guidance for developing a local foods investment st...
Jun 20, 2013 03:30 PM Page Raising Dough for Food Businesses Elizabeth Ü, author of “Raising Dough,” provides a helpful framework for thinking about appropriate financing sources for enterprises. Gray Harris explain...
Mar 28, 2013 03:30 PM Page One Page Risk Management Plan A simple set of one-page tools to help you find success in your farming or other Good Food operation.
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