Purchased workshops will be immediately available in your M5 Courses Library for all-access. All courses are digital in nature and are non-refundable once purchased. Material can not be shared with multiple people outside of one business.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER : All of the information, content and materials provided here is intended for general informational purposes only and therefore should not be relied upon as tax or legal advice in any manner.  You must consult a qualified attorney or CPA with regard to your particular operations and circumstances, especially since laws, rules and regulations change often and vary significantly throughout the United States. 

Getting Started in Agriculture

This workshop covers ALL the bases in starting an agriculture-based business, focused on selling your product direct-to-consumer through markets, delivery or shipping to reach the widest customer base. Interviews with Mary & Brian on how to get started, finances, land, animals, generating a profit, how to sell & ship your product and SO much more!


  • Getting Started in Agriculture podcast with Mary & Brian
  • Find Your Niche  
  • Start Small!  
  • Choosing the Best Name for Your Business  
  • Designing a Logo & Branding Your Business
  • Building a Website  
  • A Business Plan  
  • Creating Marketing Materials  
  • How to Find a Profit  
  • Setting Goals to Get It Done  
  • The Master Selling & Shipping Checklist
  • Raising Livestock Year Round for a Premium Product 
  • Working with Your Butcher or Processor
  • Photographing Your Own Meat Cuts 
    Getting Organized to Ship
  • Five Marys Farm Store, Retail Shop and Shipping Operations 
  • Investing in Yourself & Your Business

What People Are Saying:

The MASTER CHECKLIST is a pot of literal gold!!! Anyone looking to sell their products direct to consumer, especially in agriculture - needs this workshop and all the resources it holds! 100%!

This workshops was exactly what we needed to get us off the ground. So many of our questions and concerns were answered - Brian and Mary shared so much knowledge, the course paid for our investment in it ten-fold. If you are starting out, early in your operation or want to start - START HERE!"