Business Management

Developing A Thoughtful And Effective Business Plan
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development

Information Fact Sheets: Doing Business in Kentucky
Office of Research and Information Technology
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development

Contact Information by county

A Report on Small Business in Kentucky
Small Business Services Division
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development with the Commission on Small Business Advocacy

Separating Myth from Fact: The Truth about Free Money and Grants
Kentucky’s Small Business Development Centers

Kentucky Farm Business Management Program Brochure
University of Kentucky

Technology and Entrepreneurship: A Cross-Industry Analysis of Access to Computers and Self-Employment
By Robert Fairlie, Ph. D
2004. [31] pages Santa Cruz, CA
under contract no. SBAHQ-03-M-0524

Direct Farm Marketing and Tourism Handbook (226 page PDF)
Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics, Cooperative Extension, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Az.

The Kentucky Business Guide
“The Guide” has been developed by the Cabinet for Economic Development to assist you through the maze of business start-up questions.

Measurement and Assessment of Efficiency and Productivity in Kentucky State Government Services
William H. Hoyt, Principal Investigator
Center for Business and Economic Research
Department of Economics
University of Kentucky
Directory of State Economic Development Services
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development

South and East Kentucky Regional Resource Guide
Kentucky’s Small Business Development Centers

Money $ources for Entrepreneurs
Kentucky’s Small Business Development Centers

Establishing and Operating a Community Farmers’ Market
Forrest Stegelin, Extension Marketing and Agribusiness Specialist College of Agriculture – University of Kentucky

By Katherine L. Adam
NCAT Agriculture Specialist
September 2004

Considerations for Agritainment Enterprise for Georgia
Kent Wolfe, Marketing Analyst, Center for Agribusiness & Economic Development, University of Georgia, Rob Holland Agricultural Development Center, University of Tennessee

Market Research Project: Capabilities and Needs of Manufacturers in Clinton, Jackson, McCreary and Wayne Counties, Kentucky
Prepared for South Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation
By Kentucky Manufacturing Assistance Center
Funding Provided ByUnited States Department of Agriculture