‘Annie’s Project’ begins February 5

Staff Writer
Pawhuska Journal-Capital

Oklahoma State Cooperative Extension in Kay County is offering Annie’s Project in Ponca City at the Pioneer Women Museum, 701 Monument Road.

Annie’s Project empowers agriculture women to be better business partners through networks and by managing and organizing information.

This six-week course is dedicated to strengthening women’s roles in the modern farm enterprise. Sessions topics include brief presentations, discussions focused on the participants’ questions, and computer training to use spreadsheets. Annie’s Project gives participates the opportunity to learn from agricultural and business professionals, as well as the opportunity to network with others in similar situations.

Annie’s Project meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, and March 5 and 12. Topics include goal setting, financial management, developing business plans, retirement and estate planning tools, crop and livestock marketing, tax information, and much more.

The cost is $40 per person, and lunch will be served. Course size is limited. Registration is due by Jan. 29.

For more information and to register, call Kay County Extension at 580-362-3194, e-mail Corbin Dewitt at Corbin.dewitt@okstate.edu, Lindsay Grace at Lindsay.grace@okstate.edu or visit http://oces.okstate.edu/kay/ag.