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Pre-Venture

Companies that are pre-venture are ones that have not officially started official operations yet i.e. are in the “idea” stage. While Edible-Alpha is mostly geared towards businesses that are growing and scaling, our content helps these food businesses learn how to set their business up for success should they choose to take their business to the next level.

Deep Dive: Accounting & Finance 101

1 hour 12 minutes of Paid course content by Edible-Alpha®

This course helps food-focused entrepreneurs understand the basics of accounting and to fill in gaps, where needed.

January 2022 Trends Talk

2 hour FREE Webinar by Edible-Alpha®

After a newfangled 2021, you may be wondering what's in store for the food, farming, and food systems industries in 2022. To kick off the new year's Quarterly Trends Talks, FFI staff and special guests will share with you the major highlights expected for 2022. Your business or clients will benefit by staying ahead of the curve. Attendance is free!

Raising Equity General Admission + Consultation

26 hours of Paid training by Edible-Alpha®

Access to the course, all related tools and resources including our proforma template and pitch deck, one-on-one consulting time with the instructor, and networking with other businesses in the room PLUS 2 hours of additional consulting time.

Want to Grow, Scale, Make More Money?

10 minute read of Free article by Edible-Alpha®

The FFI Fellows Program is back in 2023! Learn how this impactful, expert-led, FREE program helps food-focused businesses build financial resiliency and maximize profitability. Call for applications coming soon, so get the full scoop now.

Article about Business Models for businesses that are Growing and Scaling | Pre-Venture | Startups

Are You Sure Your Business Will Work?

10 minute read of Free article by Edible-Alpha®

When entrepreneurs’ assumptions about customers or markets miss the mark, their startups frequently flounder. Early-stage food and farm businesses should test assumptions early to save time, energy, and money and set the stage for success.

Article about Business Models for businesses that are Startups | Pre-Venture | Growing and Scaling

Helping Food and Farm Entrepreneurs Access R&D Funding

1 hour 6 minutes Free read by Edible-Alpha®

Learn about the Center for Technology Commercialization’s variety of tools, resources, and funding to help food and ag entrepreneurs assess the market viability of their innovations.

Podcast about Raising Capital for businesses that are Growing and Scaling | Pre-Venture | Startups

ZingTrain Leadership Development Workshop: Training That Transforms

12 hours of Free live in-person training by Edible-Alpha®

ZingTrain is coming to Madison to share a special 1.5-day leadership training master class for food-focused entrepreneurs like restaurateurs, food and beverage brands, food...

Is Renting Farmland Smarter Than Buying?

10 minute Free article by Edible-Alpha®

Plenty of people would love to break into farming, but beginners’ number-one barrier is access to land. With so much farmland already claimed—by older farmers but also increasingly by investors, corporations, and developers—desirable acreage is hard to come by. Plus, the price of farmland in the U.S. is sky-high.

Article about Business Models for businesses that are Startups | Pre-Venture | Growing and Scaling

Your Best R&D Is Totally Free

10 minute read of Free article by Edible-Alpha®

Most food and ag entrepreneurs start really small, selling their products mainly, or even exclusively, at farmers markets, community festivals, and other local events....
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Adapt or Bust: Two Forces Impacting All Food and Farm Businesses

In FFI’s first Quarterly Trends Talk, Tera discussed several macro forces shaping our world that food and farm businesses will need to adapt to—and,...

Article about Business Models for businesses that are Growing and Scaling | Startups | Pre-Venture