AGRICULTURE BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION
Planning for Profitability
Introducing the Kaua`i Coffee Agricultural Business Plan Competition
If you are an existing food and agriculture related business that would like to grow to the next level, or you’d like to start a new business in this sector, you definitely want to check out the Kaua`i Coffee 2011-2012 Agricultural Business Plan Competition! KEDB is proud to invite the entire Kaua`i food and ag community to take advantage of the excellent training and expertise, unique networking and collaborative resources, access to funding and exposure to potential investors, and much more offered by this Competition.
Find the flyer, copies of the PowerPoint presentations, and other information about the islandwide informational sessions held throughout the month of October
This FAQ document will elaborate on the most frequently asked questions that we’ve received about the Competition.
Businesses and other individuals interested in entering the Competition can find the PowerPoint Presentations, Competition Rules & Guidelines, Competition Official Entry Packet, and more information here.
Distinguished Judges Panel
Phase II – Orientation Session – 03/01/12
Phase II Teams and auditing teams can find Orientation Session documents here:
Phase II – Course Handouts
Teams in the “How to Write a Business Plan” course can find handouts, course materials, and other very useful resources here.
03/06/12: Round #1 Presentations
03/13/12: Packaging, Marketing and Sales
03/20/12: Production and Food Safety/Security
03/27/12: Cost Production and Info Reconnaissance and Reseach
CTAHR – Cost Production Poster
04/03/12: Round #2 Presentations
04/17/12: UH Agribusiness Incubator Program, Bookkeeping, Inventory
Susan Tai Kaneko’s Presentation
04/24/12: Final Class Session — Wrap up and Preview to Finals
Resource Books on Business Planning in Agriculture:
Cost of Production Spreadsheets:
You can find many CoP spreadsheets at the the following UH CTAHR webpage: