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Register Today: Executive Farm Management Program

Tuesday, September 11, 2018   (0 Comments)
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EFM's business and management experts provide tools and resources to sharpen participant's farm management acumen and grow their family business. The program is a total of twelve instructional days delivered across three states in three different sessions designed to positively impact a participant's business for years to come. 

"GFVGA is proud to work with the EFM program to support professional development for our members," said Charles Hall, GFVGA Executive Director. "This program will equip the next generation to uphold the southeast's rich agricultural heritage while also gaining critical business and agricultural knowledge."  

January 13th  -  January 16th, 2019
Savannah, GA: immediately following the Southeast Regional Fruit and Vegetable Conference 
January 27th -  February 2nd, 2019
Raleigh, NC: The week of the Southern Farm Show 
February 17th - February 20th, 2019
Charleston, SC: Immediately following the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition (SEWE)
Don't miss your operation's opportunity to participate in the Executive Farm Management (EFM) program offered in early 2019. EFM is an executive education program which provides a comprehensive and holistic operational approach for today's large, family-owned commercial operations.  This program is designed specifically for Southeast Produce and/or Tobacco Farms.  EFM's curriculum is delivered in a highly interactive environment, created to provide opportunities to apply new skills and tools taught in a small team environment.  Participants can expect to gain new knowledge and skill sets around:
  • Strategic Planning 
  • Financial Management
  • HR and Labor Management 
  • Supply Chain Management 
  • Marketing and Communication
  • Succession Planning 
  • Risk Management
  • Strengthening an Operation's Value Proposition
Participation is limited. The application deadline is October 22, 2018. Register today.
To learn more, please watch our 1-minute video and visit GO.NCSU.EDU/EFM.

GFVGA | P.O. Box 2945 | LaGrange GA 30241 | 706-845-8200