The Center maintains a philosophy of working alongside clients to provide guidance through one-on-one or small group counseling, which helps staff provide more targeted versus generic assistance. Staff and partners have found that this approach empowers the client to make better decisions about their business, increasing their potential to become more sustainable in the future.
Business Plan Development
We help transform your ideas into a targeted business plan! Center staff work directly with you, providing guidance during the business planning process.
Financial Management Assistance
The Center staff has a history of assisting individuals and farms negatively affected by the economy to take advantage of newly created opportunities as a result of such changes.
Education & Training
We have an established history of providing assistance with financial management, marketing, tax preparation, leadership skills, start-up cost and more.
Attendees of the Acre Program receive training in marketing, financial planning, value-added processes, legal requirements, state and federal grant opportunities, and more.