Beginning farmers

2011, 2015

Alliance Field Day

By |November 20th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops at their demonstration farm in Goodman, MS.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

Friday, September 18th
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: 10:15AM – 2:30PM
Selling to Institutions: Specialty Food Stores, Certification Options and Assistance: USDA National Organic Program; Farmer and Family Health Issues; and Legal Assistance to Farmers

Friday, October […]

1610, 2015

Alliance Field Day

By |October 16th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops at their demonstration farm in Goodman, MS.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

Friday, July 17th
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: 10:15AM – 2:30PM
Risk Management and Insurance; Legal and Contractual Training

Friday, August 21st
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: 10:15AM – 2:30PM
Growing Fall Crops; Fermentation: Preserving the Harvest; and Vendor Opportunities

Friday, September 18th
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: […]

210, 2015

2015 Biodynamic Celebration

By |October 2nd, 2015||0 Comments

The Biodynamic Celebration is….
A high quality educational event with the atmosphere of a seasonal celebration.

The theme of this year’s conference is Training New Farmers.

Topics of discussion for the weekend include: Permaculture homesteading, healthy soils, farmer training programs, innovative berry culture, Biodynamic agriculture for everybody, holistic health, beekeeping, homeopathy, farming with draft horses, cooking in an earth oven, […]

1809, 2015

Alliance Field Day

By |September 18th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops at their demonstration farm in Goodman, MS.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

Friday, July 17th
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: 10:15AM – 2:30PM
Risk Management and Insurance; Legal and Contractual Training

Friday, August 21st
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: 10:15AM – 2:30PM
Growing Fall Crops; Fermentation: Preserving the Harvest; and Vendor Opportunities

Friday, September 18th
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: […]

2908, 2015

Ethnic Vegetable Crop Workshop

By |August 29th, 2015||0 Comments

Join S. Rao Mentreddy and other presenters for workshop covering: production and management of ethnic vegetable crops, integrated pest management techniques, cooking demonstration and information regarding marketing of ethnic vegetables.

*Limited scholarships available for deserving farmers.

*Registration includes lunch and course materials

 

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This event is not hosted by ASAN.  As one of ASAN’s roles is to share information […]

2108, 2015

Alliance Field Day

By |August 21st, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops at their demonstration farm in Goodman, MS.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

Friday, May 15th
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: 10:15AM – 2:30PM
Expanding Market Opportunities; Networking and On-Line Presence

Friday, June 19th
Registration: 10:00AM
Program: 10:15AM – 2:30PM
Crop Scouting and Integrated Pest, Disease and Weed Management; and Vendor Opportunities

Friday, July 17th
Registration: […]

1908, 2015

Agricultural Risk Management and Business Development Training Workshop

By |August 19th, 2015||0 Comments

More information will follow regarding this event, including online registration available at www.aamu.edu/sfrc under Quick Glance with title, 2015 Ag. Risk Management & Business Development Workshop – Registration. Please note there is a $20.00 fee that reserves your spot – limited scholarships available and optional transportation provided. Please inquire about the limited scholarships by calling […]

1108, 2015

Accounting and Tax Tips for Farmers

By |August 11th, 2015||0 Comments

What forms do I need to file?
What is SE tax? And do I have to pay it?
Should I hire a CPA or go to H&R Block?

If you’ve found yourself asking these questions, this event may provide some clarity. Join Karen Owens, MBA, CPA at Tune farm for an introductory class covering the unique challenges faced by […]

808, 2015

Beginning Farmer/Rancher Workshop: Fruit and Vegetable Production and Marketing

By |August 8th, 2015||0 Comments

Cawaco RC&D Council is hosting a series of technical workshops targeting beginning farmers and ranchers in their 5-county footprint in Central Alabama.

An abbreviated schedule is as follows:
May 30 – Soil, Water & Climate – Clanton
June 20 – Livestock, Forages, and Farm Planning – Clanton
July 18 – Soil Health – Jasper
August 7 – Managing Invasive Species […]

708, 2015

Beginning Farmer/Rancher Workshop: Managing Invasive Species

By |August 7th, 2015||0 Comments

Cawaco RC&D Council is hosting a series of technical workshops targeting beginning farmers and ranchers in their 5-county footprint in Central Alabama.

An abbreviated schedule is as follows:
May 30 – Soil, Water & Climate – Clanton
June 20 – Livestock, Forages, and Farm Planning – Clanton
July 18 – Soil Health – Jasper
August 7 – Managing Invasive Species […]