The Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) is sponsoring a free four-part series for greenhouse, nursery and landscape operators. The second session of the series — Green Industry Business Academy: Building Your Foundation For Success — kicks off July 23 at Birmingham Botanical Gardens.
The second session focuses on healthcare reform and features Michael Parker, vice president of group benefits at W.S. Pharr & Co., who will address attendees on the effects of the Affordable Care Act on small businesses. The session is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., and breakfast and lunch are provided.
Additional details on sessions 3 and 4 will be released at a later date.
Interested participants are encouraged to register by July 18. To register, contact Bethany O’Rear, Bethany@aces.edu or (205) 879-6964 ext. 15.