Richard Wiswall started Cate Farm in East Montpelier, Vermont, where he has farmed since 1981. Known for his work on farm profitability and appropriate business tools, Wiswall consults with other farmers, and writes and speaks frequently on organic-farm business issues. He is the author of book The Organic Farmer’s Business Handbook and Business Advice for Organic Farmers, a practical workshop available on DVD. To learn more about Wiswall and Cate Farm, visit www.catefarm.com.
Richard Wiswall will lead a half-day workshop at the Whallonsburg Grange Hall on December 6th. The workshop will be part lecture, part group work sessions, and part demonstration. The target audience is any farmer in Year 1-10 who feels the need to sharpen their pencil and focus a little more on the business side of farming.
Location: 630 Bedford Road, Pocantico Hills, NY, 10591 | Authors: Richard Wiswall
Richard Wiswall will present at the National Young Farmers Conference at Stone Barns Center on December 8-9. Richard will lead three Friday workshops on farming:
Farm Mechanization Tools for Increased Efficiency:
Friday, December 9 9:15am - 10:45am
Find Your Cost of Production and Profitability:
Friday, December 9 11:00am - 12:30pm
Consulting Session- Farm Business Tune-Up:
Friday, December 9 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Richard Wiswall will present at the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association Conference. This event will take place in Dayton, Ohio on February 9-10, 2017 at the Dayton Convention Center. More details to come!