New Partnership to provide tools to help Native Farmers, Ranchers and Fishers deal with the impacts of COVID-19

The Native CDFI Network, Center for Farm Financial Management and Mvskoke Fund, with support from the Native American Agriculture Fund, are thrilled to announce a partnership that will host a series of webinars.

 “Native Farmer, Rancher and Fisher Sovereignty Series:
Sharpening your Tools to Access Data Driven Analysis”

The series of webinars will be led by the Center for Farm Financial Management (CFFM), focused on topics and tools that help Native farmers, ranchers and fishers. CFFM has been improving the financial management abilities of farmers and ranchers since 1984 and has experience in working with Native farmers, ranchers and fishers. CFFM is now bringing their portfolio of tools to Native agriculture. The Native CDFI Network in collaboration with CFFM team of experts, with support from Native American Agriculture Fund (NAAF), will lead a series of webinars focused on tools Native farmers, ranchers and fishers need to adjust to the impacts of COVID-19 on their operations. The tools include farm financial planning, financial analysis, business planning, loan application preparation, credit analysis and more.

The webinar series panel of experts bring more than 100 years of experience to Indian Country. 

Kevin Klair

CFFM

Pauline Van

CFFM

Janie Simms Hipp

NAAF

Jackson Brossy

Native CDFI Network

Webinar Schedule

Over the course of six webinars, CFFM will share information covering a range of agricultural business and financial management tools.

The schedule is as follows:

– Wednesday, April 29 at 3 p.m. ET — Intro Ag Resources Webinar 1

– Wednesday, May 6 at 3 p.m. ET — Business Planning

– Wednesday, May 13 at 3 p.m. ET — Sources of Farm Financial Information

– Wednesday, May 20 at 3 p.m. ET — FINPACK Financial Analysis & Planning, Credit Analysis

– Wednesday, May 27 at 3 p.m. ET — Financial Information and Transition Planning

– Wednesday, June 3 at 3 p.m. ET — Land Rental Arrangements

Please click the link below to register in advance for the webinar: https://umn.zoom.us/j/91928808742

 


Support for this partnership is provided by the Native American Agriculture Fund.
Thank you to the Native CDFI Network and Mvskoke Fund for their leadership.