This Veterans Day, Farm Credit East thanks, honors and remembers all Americans who have answered the call to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces here at home and abroad. We pay special tribute to those who have served in all branches of the military, and those who have been injured while protecting our country.
All startup business owners have their own, unique reason for how they cultivated their passion. Robert Stewart is no different. Growing up in South Kingstown, RI, cultivated Rob’s passion for fishing. Jacob Raleigh helps tell this commercial fisherman’s story.
Starting a new business comes with its challenges – especially a new business in agriculture, commercial fishing or forest products. Yet the future of these industries is dependent on new entrants; FarmStart aims to give these individuals a healthy start in the industry.
Beginning any business, especially in agriculture, is a challenge. For young and beginning farmers, it’s important to start with a foundation of knowledge about all the specific aspects of operating and managing an agricultural business – from production to business management.