Do you know anyone interested in working to support new farmers? Penn State Extension has an opening for a Start Farming Program Coordinator.
Major responsibilities will include planning, implementing, conducting and evaluating a broad range of educational program for adults who are starting a farm. This includes maintaining and expanding existing “Start Farming” programs, coordination of programs and projects, and building community collaborations and partnerships. The two projects this position will focus on include coordinating an on farm demonstration and outreach initiative for tree fruit, vegetables and berries and a new farmer project for Latino farmers.