Farm Bureau is always striving to connect Iowa businesses with opportunities for support and connections. In the spirit of Renew Rural Iowa, we’ve developed this complimentary "Preparing for Your Journey" virtual workshop, which will lead you and your business to start the “Journey to Your Vision” (a more extensive, in-person workshop for rural entrepreneurs) and meet with us later for our in-person experience.

Virtual Workshop Date/Time

July 13, 10:30 a.m. - noon

Topics Covered

During this interactive virtual session, each attendee will:

  • Explore a research-based framework for leading your organization to thrive through changing times
  • Learn key factors that impact growth
  • Compare how you spend your time with other business owners and leaders
  • Share and hear from peers on their experience working through the impacts of the pandemic


With limited availability, you’ll want to register by clicking the "Claim Your Spot" button below as soon as possible.

You will receive confirmation for this complimentary, professionally-facilitated session featuring Mike Kleis and Joel Bennett, along with your ZOOM link to attend on July 13. Lisa Shimkat, SBDC State Director will join for a resource update and to answer questions about business assistance. Thanks to Iowa’s SBDCs and CIRAS for their cooperative hosting.

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