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How to Finance your Ag Business

How to Finance Your Ag Business

February 25 | 9am – 12pm | Free

From food production to food processing, the agriculture industry has a wide variety of businesses that have unique financial needs.

Join us for a half-day information session featuring representatives from Fair Finance Fund, Farm Credit Canada & Agricultural Credit Corporation. Our speakers will be sharing some of the unique financing opportunities available to agriculture & food manufacturing businesses!

Our Speakers:

Jaye Atkins // CEO, Agriculture Credit Corporation
Chelsie Hunt // Social Finance Specialist, Fair Finance Fund
Perry Wilson // Sr. Director, Farm Credit Canada

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Ignite. Empower. Innovate.

March 7 | 4:00pm – 9:00pm | Early Bird Tickets: $70

Celebrate International Women’s Day with us!

March 7th, 2019, we invite you to the Hanlon Convention Centre for an evening of celebration! This inspiring evening includes dinner, an amazing marketplace of local female entrepreneurs, and a keynote address by renowned author and teacher, Professor Maja.

Net proceeds from this event go directly to the Rhyze Award, an annual grant that is given out to  local female entrepreneurs.

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Our Repeating Workshops

Start Your Engine

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Free
Attend a free information session to learn more about Innovation Guelph, our programs, and how you can get involved.
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Toolkit Tuesdays

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Free

Toolkit Tuesdays are free learning sessions for current and potential Innovation Guelph clients. These sessions are an excellent opportunity to learn something new, connect with the experts, ask questions, and get advice!


12pm – 1pm: Pizza & A Presentation: New topic every month! Pizza will be provided. You are also welcome to bring your own lunch. Q&A will follow the presentation. To find out about this month’s topic click here

1pm – 2pm: Sponsor break-out session: An opportunity to talk with experts from Miller Thomson, BDO and Beyond Rewards Inc. . (Please note: we cannot guarantee 100% sponsor representation each month. When registering please indicate which sponsor, if any, you would like to talk with will help us plan accordingly.)

This event is free to attend but registration is required. Space is limited.

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