This series is hosted by City Blossoms, the Farm-Based Education Network, and the U.S. Botanic Gardens.
City Blossoms, the Farm-Based Education Network, and the U.S. Botanic Gardens have teamed up to offer a four-part workshop series highlighting the ins and outs of farm and garden youth entrepreneurship programs. Join this series and a group of guest presenters to explore how to support young people as they start, manage, and grow their own youth-driven businesses. This series is for you whether you’re just getting started or are looking to refine or expand an existing program.
Register for one or all of the workshops!
Session I: Key Components of a Youth-Led Entrepreneurship Cooperative
October 26, 2023 | 3:30 - 5:00 EST
With guest Mighty Greens
Session II: Building Your Youth-Led Business
November 2, 2023 | 3:30 - 5:00 EST
With guests Baltimore Compost Collective and RootDown LA
Session III: Growing a Garden-Based Business
November 14, 2023 | 3:30 -5:00 EST
With guests Athens Land Trust, farmer-educator, Maurice Small, and Green Our Planet's Farmpreneurs
Session IV: Engaging Youth with Financial Management
November 28 | 3:30 - 5:00 EST
With guests Windy City Harvest Youth Farm and East New York Farms