Michigan State University Extension believes that fostering entrepreneurship and community support are key strategies for creating jobs and transforming the state’s economy and global presence. MSU Extension addresses entrepreneurship from both a community and individual perspective. MSU Extension helps foster communities that are supportive of entrepreneurs and part of a knowledge economy.
April 25, 2014 | Diane L. Smith | Food businesses that want to sell their food to a distributor can benefit from adjusting their product price, configuring a pallet pack size, checking references and much more.
April 18, 2014 | Tom Dudek | Michigan Energy Office has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) and has matching grants available for energy efficiency projects for farms and small business in Michigan. Here is an overview of what is required for a submission.
April 7, 2014 | Andy Hayes | The CNC Mobile Lab provides state of the art training right at your doorstep.
April 7, 2014 | Andy Hayes | Local manufacturer, college and high school team up to provide an Advanced Manufacturing Training Program.
March 28, 2014 | Joanne Davidhizar | Cottage to Commercial training will help you understand how to turn your food business idea into a commercial reality.
March 27, 2014 | Randy Bell | Add cooking oils to the growing list of Michigan-grown and processed specialty products.
March 26, 2014 | Phil Durst | Integrity should be a cornerstone value for your business as well as your life. Check yourself to make sure you are a person of integrity and then communicate that value to your employees.
March 18, 2014 | Rob Sirrine | MEDC offers assistance for farmers and agricultural producers.
March 13, 2014 | Joanne Davidhizar | Viticulture and Enology Science and Technology Alliance (VESTA) has added a new wine business entrepreneurship program to its online courses.
March 5, 2014 | Mark Hitchcock | Recent agreement with Tawas City offers opportunity for growth for the Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Market.
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Date: Aug 15, 2014
Location: MSU Horticultural Research Center (6686 South Center Highway, Traverse City, MI 49684)
Date: Aug 28, 2014
Location: MSU Anaerobic Digestion Research and Education Center, 4090 College Road, Lansing, MI 48910
Date: Oct 1, 2014
Location: Muskegon County Building, 133 East Apple Avenue, Room 203, Muskegon, MI 49442
- Affordable Care Act Roadmap
- Cashing in on Business Opportunities
- Cooperative Development Program
- Cottage Food Law
- FastTrac NewVenture Program
- Heritage Tourism
- Michigan MarketMaker
- MSU Product Center
- MSUE Wind Power
- Oil and Gas
- Road to Independence Workshop
- Specialized Meat Processing Variance Training
- Tilling the Soil of Opportunity