Educational Programs

Courses, Forums & Workshops

AgBiz Masters

AgBiz Masters is a two-year learning series for young and beginning farmers teaching business and financial management skills. AgBiz Masters is eligible for credits through AgChoice's SmartStart program, an incentive program for young or beginning or small farmers offering interest rate reductions on new AgChoice loans. Each year of AgBiz Masters completion earns a participant eight SmartStart credits.

Ag Forums

AgChoice hosts Ag Forums across its service territory each winter. These events feature well-known, national speakers highlighting agricultural issues and topics.

Forest Products Executive Development Workshop

We annually partner with the Pennsylvania Forest Products Association to host the Forest Products Executive Development Workshop. This workshop is an elite educational event for the Pennsylvania forest products industry.

AgBiz Basics

AgBiz Basics is a fast-paced online program to position your agricultural business for success. This hands-on program allows you to establish written goals and prepare your financial business documentation. Complete content in two hours with additional times on workbook applications including goal setting and financial statements.

Specialized Workshops and Webinars

AgChoice hosts workshops and webinars throughout the year on focused topics. Check out our Events page for upcoming educational events.