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Registration open for Annie’s Project

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SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa — Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will host Annie’s Project: Farm Business Management for six Thursdays beginning Jan. 23 in Milford.

The six-session course is designed to guide women in making decisions for their farm or agribusiness and empowers farm and ranch women who want to be more knowledgeable about their agricultural enterprises.

Course participants will learn and discuss effective strategies for making good decisions in five key management areas, including financial, human resources, legal, marketing and production topics.

Farm Business Management Specialist Gary Wright, who coordinates the program in northwest Iowa, notes other topics may also be discussed depending on the needs that arise in class.

Each session will begin with a meal at 5:30 p.m. followed by the program from 6 to 9 p.m. Session dates are Jan. 23, Jan. 30, Feb. 6, Feb. 13, Feb. 20 and Feb. 27 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 1305 Okoboji Ave., Milford.

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Preregistration is required by Jan. 16. There is a registration fee, which includes meals and materials. Register online at https://bit.ly/2CT5vdJ, or by contacting Gary at (712) 223-1574 or Amy at (712) 262-2264.

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