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Growing a Home Based Business

Growing a Home Based Business

Alison has been involved in the building of three diverse agricultural businesses in the Cowichan region and will provide some tips and guidance from her own experience.

Growing!… A Home Based Business

Instructor: Alison Philip, Going Wild
Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017, 2:00PM

Workshop Description

What is your passion? How can you do more of it and have it sustain you, not only emotionally and physically but financially? Whether you love to grow things, make things or provide a service, agriculture is one if the ways people are becoming empowered to live a more self-reliant and a more traditional lifestyle. Alison will assist with ideas on choosing the right kind of business for you and how to grow that business in a manageable way to suit your desired lifestyle.




Alison Philp worked in the Tourism industry prior to getting involved in building an agri-tourism business in Cowichan Valley called Damali Lavender & Winery.  She then managed the development of the Folki Herbs business in North Cowichan and now has her own business “Going Wild” where she has developed her a line of all natural body and sun care products, herb blends and teas.