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Upper Midwest CRAFT Field Days

Upper Midwest CRAFT Field Days – 2018 – Farmer Training Events Each year Upper Midwest Collaborative Regional Alliance for Farmer Training (CRAFT) organize a [...]
  • soil health and organic farming
    Soil Health and Organic Farming Webinar Series from OFRF and eOrganic Start in May, 2018 Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of 9 webinars focused on the topics covered in their new Soil Health and Organic Farming educational guides: building organic matter, weed management, conservation tillage, cover crops, plant breeding and variety selection, water management and quality, nutrient management, and more! This series is recommended for farmers, [...]
  • finding resources to grow your agricultural business
    Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Broome County Presents an Accessing Capital Roundtable: Finding Resources to Grow Your Agricultural Business  Thursday April 26th 5:30pm-8pm Agricultural Development Center 840 Upper Front St, Binghamton, NY 13905 Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County invites farms, food-based businesses and agricultural businesses to join them for a panel discussion on finding resources to grow your agricultural business. Whether it is low-interest [...]
  • 2018 Farm Bill News
    The latest 2018 Farm Bill news from the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC)  2018 FARM BILL NEWS   Release: House Committee’s Farm Bill fails American family farmers The House Agriculture Committee passed its version of the 2018 Farm Bill, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R. 2), along strict party lines this week. In the latest 2018 Farm Bill news, NSAC opposes the bill in its current form that was passed by the House Agriculture Committee and believes [...]
  • urban agriculture and food security
    Online Urban Agriculture and Food Security Courses from Ryerson University – Spring 2018 This semester, 4 online urban agriculture and food security courses will be offered by Ryerson University as part of the Certificate in Food Security.  The semester starts May 7, and registration remains open until the end of the first week.   Do you have a keen passion and interest in food security? Then, register today for our post-degree Certificate in Food Security! [...]
  • livestock farming webinars
    Livestock Farming Webinars Free from FACT – May 2018 I’m excited to share that FACT (Food Animal Concerns Trust) will be hosting several free livestock farming webinars in May. I’ve include descriptions below – please join us! FACT offers welfare-oriented livestock and poultry farmers a suite of services that are designed to support, empower, and expand humane farming practices. We seek to address some common obstacles facing farmers by [...]
  • farm succession and access
    Farm Succession and Access Workshops in Oregon from Rouge Farm Corps – April, 2018 Rogue Farm Corps’ series of farm succession and access workshops in April 2018, “Changing Hands A Workshop on Farm Succession Planning and Access to Land” will bring together aspiring and retiring farmers for a full day of training on land access and succession planning. Each event will also have facilitated networking on regional issues with both groups throughout the day to help build a [...]