Ag and Business Assistance

Loading...
collapse Directories










The Adobe Flash Player or an HTML5 supported browser is required for video playback.
Get the latest Flash Player
Learn more about upgrading to an HTML5 browser

Welcome

Learn about Wyoming Business Council programs and services

The Wyoming Business Council offers a wide range of services including consulting, business plan development and marketing assistance and information to help businesses start, grow and expand.


Current Programs and Resources

  • Ag Business Development and International Trade Development

    The Wyoming Business Council works with existing and new agribusinesses to increase their financial sustainability and assists in recruiting new agribusiness companies to Wyoming. The division’s...

    Read More
  • Ag Associations and Agencies

    USDA Farm Services Agency USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service USDA Rural Development Wyoming Dairy Goat Association  ...

    Read More
  • Ag Councils and Boards

    Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Co-Op Development Center Wyoming Horse Council Wyoming Agricultural...

    Read More
  • Ag Directory

    Agribusiness Directory Check out the new interactive Wyoming Ag Directory, which includes informational listings on: Farm and Ranch; Organic and Natural; Processed Foods; Agribusiness Services; and Ag Organizations...

    Read More
  • Ag Education, Programs and Data

    GRO-Biz Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Wyoming Ag in the Classroom Wyoming Agriculture Statistics Wyoming Beef Cattle...

    Read More
  • Ag Leadership and Education

    Wyoming L.E.A.D. Program Recognizing the importance of leadership development, the Wyoming Business Council Agribusiness Division and the Wyoming Agricultural Leadership Council formed a partnership to train...

    Read More
  • Ag Statistics

    www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Wyoming/index.asp

    Read More
  • Agribusiness Division Photo Contest

    7th Annual Agribusiness Ag Photo Contest The Agribusiness Division holds annual photo contests to showcase Wyoming's beautiful landscape through the lenses of our state's talented shutterbugs. Below you will...

    Read More
  • AGtivities

    AGtivities August 2014 Issue Now Available: Click here to download Contact the Agribusiness Division at 307.777.2807 to subscribe to the next newsletter. To receive an electronic copy, please e-mail Cindy...

    Read More
  • Business Permitting

    The Business Permitting Assistance Office provides one-stop permitting and licensing information for existing Wyoming businesses and businesses wanting to relocate to the state. For more information...

    Read More
  • Crop & Forage

    The arid high plains and mountain valleys of Wyoming are close to perfect for high quality alfalfa hay production. Controlling moisture through irrigation allows Wyoming hay producers to consistently produce alfalfa...

    Read More
  • Farmers Market Promotional Grant

    The Wyoming Business Council offers a grant for advertising and promotional materials to Wyoming farmers markets. The $400 reimbursable grant can be used by a local Wyoming government agency, a Wyoming...

    Read More
  • Farmers Markets

    Farmers Markets are a great place to buy locally grown products ranging from produce, meat, eggs and other value added food products. Buying from your local farmers’ market gives you locally grown, fresh...

    Read More
  • General Ag Marketing

    The Agribusiness Division promotes Wyoming agricultural businesses by producing a variety of promotional and marketing material. The Business Council maintains a Farm, Ranch and Agribusiness directory, both in...

    Read More
  • Income Diversification

    With unstable commodity prices for agriculture, farmers and ranchers are increasingly interested in alternative enterprises. To help identify diversification opportunities, the Wyoming Business Council Agribusiness...

    Read More
  • Livestock & Meat Marketing

    The Wyoming Business Council’s Livestock and Meat Marketing Program can assist producers who are interested in capturing more value from their calf crop. The Business Council can provide information and...

    Read More
  • Livestock Genetics

    CLICK HERE for Producer, Industry and Other Links Wyoming’s diverse geography and climate create a rather harsh environment for raising beef cattle and sheep. From the high mountain pastures in the...

    Read More
  • Livestock Genetics Links

    Producer Links Oedekoven Angus K2 Red Angus Savery Creek Cattle Company Doug Booth Family Angus M Diamond Angus Lucky 7 Angus Earhart Farms Godley Angus Largent and...

    Read More
  • Livestock Risk Management

    NEW - Click for November 2010 Ag Risk Management Conference Video

    Read More
  • Market Managers

    Wyoming Farmers Market Promotional Grant The Wyoming Business Council offers a grant for advertising and promotional materials to Wyoming farmers markets. The $400 reimbursable grant can be used by a local...

    Read More
  • Organic Certification Reimbursement Grant

    CLICK HERE for the Organic Certification Grant Application The Organic Certification Reimbursement Program funded by the United States Department of Agriculture, in conjunction with the Wyoming Business Council,...

    Read More
  • Rural Rehabilitation

    The USDA Rural Rehabilitation Program began with the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935, which provided federal funds for use in depression stricken rural America. In 1955, the federal government divided the...

    Read More
  • Value-Added Food

    This program is designed to encourage and promote the development of value-added agribusiness opportunities and markets for Wyoming agricultural products. Program Highlights By providing market information...

    Read More
  • WAGON Program

    No longer accepting applications. Please check back after Jan. 1, 2014 for new changes and updates.

    Read More
  • Wyoming Business Council Program Guide

    Check out the NEW Wyoming Business Council program guide 2013 Wyoming Business Council program guide

    Read More
  • Wyoming Business Leadership Institute

    More information on the next WBLI coming soon! For more information about the Wyoming Business Leadership Institute, contact: Cindy Garretson-Weibel at cindy.weibel@wyo.gov or 307.777.6589

    Read More
  • Wyoming Diversified Ag Tour

      CLICK HERE to download the form

    Read More
  • Wyoming L.E.A.D. Newsletter

    SUMMER 2014 - Coming Soon! Click on the newsletter to read more and download your copy. ARCHIVE WINTER 2013 SUMMER 2013 SUMMER 2012 WINTER 2012 SUMMER 2012 ...

    Read More
  • Wyoming L.E.A.D. Program

    Recognizing the importance of leadership development, the Wyoming Business Council Agribusiness Division and the Wyoming Agricultural Leadership Council formed a partnership to train up and coming leaders in...

    Read More
  • Wyoming MarketMaker

    Wyoming MarketMaker is a new free marketing tool for Wyoming producers, processors, and recreational ag/agritourism operations to further market their products and operations. VISIT: www.wyomarketmaker...

    Read More
  • Wyoming Verified Program

    The recent reopening of export markets to U.S. beef cattle have brought specific requirements from each of these countries and increased demand for cattle meeting those guidelines. The main requirements that impact...

    Read More