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Planning for economic sustainability

Recently, I attended a seminar that was presented by agents from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System called F.A.R.M Outlook 2017 which stands for Farm Agribusiness Resource Management. The goal was to introduce a recently formed team of...

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By: Rusty Grice / Published: Mar 24, 2017

Tourism businesses assess disaster readiness

Does your business depend on tourists? If so, do you know how quickly you could get your business up and running if a disaster strikes during your busy season? On January 19, 2017, 15 owners and key management personnel from eight tourism-dependent...

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By: Chandra Wright / Published: Mar 02, 2017