Classes

Grow food - Grow change : Explore the field of Urban Ag.

Learn alongside a community of people entering the field of urban agriculture by taking select classes offered monthly through Tricycle’s  Urban Agriculture Certification Program.

Subject Matter experts, local farmers, and small business leaders from our local community, USDA-National Resources Conservation Service, Virginia Cooperative Extension- Virginia Tech and Virginia State University provide instruction in the business and practice of sustainable Urban Agriculture. These offerings are perfect for those who are interested in learning more about the field of Urban Agriculture, but are not able to commit to the full Urban Agriculture Fellowship.  Check back monthly for new class listings!

Upcoming Classes

Non-Members: $45
Tricycle Members: $35*

Entrepreneurship Classes

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Urban Ag Entrepreneurship Series Info Here

September 4, 7, 11, 25

November 13, 16

9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Developing a Farm Business Plan

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Farm Business Profitability & The Veggie Compass

Friday, September 21, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Your Supporting Team

Friday, September 28, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Friday, October 5 2018| 9:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The Value Added Marekt

Friday, October 19, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Farm Business Profitability: Labor, Efficiency & Markets

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Choosing a Business Entity & Your Mission Driven Business

Friday, November 2, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Permaculture Farm Plan

Friday, November 9, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.