Setting-Up & Scaling-Up CSA Courses 2017

Two one-day courses offering comprehensive on-farm training with Ed Hamer & Nicky Gibbins at Chagfood.

Saturday 22nd April: Setting-Up a CSA First steps; Identifying demand; Start-up costs & Infrastructure; Finding a site; Planning permission Business planning; Crop planning; Fertility building Managing finances & membership Evening social & entertainment

Sunday 23rd April: Scaling-Up Membership & marketing Scaling-up crops & machinery; Diversifying your CSA; Wholesale; Flower shares; Fundraising; The CSA Network

Courses delivered at Chagfood Community Market Garden, Devon

Cost: £65 per person per day or £110 for both days Including camping, meals & course notes ~ 20% discount for CSA Network UK and Landworkers Alliance members.

For bookings & enquiries see chagfood.org.uk/courses Or call Ed on 07858 381539 or Nicky on 07926 646469

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