Annie’s Project, a series of six classes hosted by UNL Extension and Farm Credit Services of America, will begin in May at Thedford.
Annie’s Project is designed to empower farm and ranch women to manage information systems used in critical decision making processes and to build local networks throughout the state. The target audience is farm and ranch women with a passion for business and involvement.
Annie’s Project is comprised of six classes held over three weeks. Classes will be held in the evenings from 6-9 p.m. CDT at Brahmer’s Steakhouse in Thedford on May 22, 23, 29, 30, and June 5-6. The focus will be on beef enterprises, but some crop information will be covered.
Class size is limited. Participants should contact Bethany Johnston at the Central Sandhills Extension Office prior to May 1 to enroll. Registration is $50 per person, and after May 1is $60 per person. Call 308-645-2267 or 1-800-657-2113, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Discounts will be given to groups of two or more ($40 per person).
Annie grew up in a small town in Illinois, married a farmer and spent her lifetime learning how to be an involved business partner with her husband. Annie’s Project takes her life’s experiences and share it with farm and ranch women living and working in a complex, dynamic, evolving business environment.