farming

304, 2018

SARE’s Our Farms, Our Future Conference: Crafting a Vision for Sustainable Agriculture

By |April 3rd, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizer: “What’s your vision for the future of sustainable agriculture? Join our nation’s leading farmers, ranchers, researchers and educators in St. Louis on April 3-5, 2018 to explore a wide range of innovative, sustainable solutions to agriculture’s most pressing dilemmas.

The Our Farms, Our Future Conference will address major food sustainability trends with presentations […]

903, 2018

Athens Area Water Testing and Employee Training Workshop

By |March 9th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

What: FREE Water Testing and Employee Training Workshop hosted by Front Field Farm, Extension, USDA-NRCS, and the Georgia Small Farm Food Safety Campaign. Each participant will receive templates and instructions on how to document for GAP/FSMA, an opportunity for a water test cost share, free lunch, and one-on-one and group consultation from Extension […]

103, 2018

Middle GA Water Testing and Employee Training Workshop

By |March 1st, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

What: FREE Water Testing and Employee Training Workshop hosted by Babe and Sage Farm, Extension, USDA-NRCS, and the Georgia Small Farm Food Safety Campaign. Each participant will receive templates and instructions on how to document for GAP/FSMA, an opportunity for a water test cost share, free lunch, and one-on-one and group consultation from […]

2402, 2018

EAT South’s Seedy Saturday: Seed Swap & Book Sale

By |February 24th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Do you collect seeds, save seeds or have more seeds than you will ever plant? Share seeds with your neighbors at E.A.T. South on Seedy Saturday. Along with seeds, we’ll have activities for kids, snacks, and books for sale (mostly gardening and cooking). Free event.”

Click here to visit the Facebook event page […]

602, 2018

Workshop series: Beginning Farmers’ Guide to Financing and Insuring Your Business, Clarke County

By |February 6th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Farmscape Solutions has partnered with the Farm Service Agency (FSA) to increase awareness of and access to FSA programs and services provided to military veterans, beginning, limited-resource, and historically under-served farmers/ranchers.”

This free workshop provides training for beginning and under-served farmers interested in applying for various FSA programs, including Farm Ownership/Operating Loans and Farm […]

3101, 2018

Workshop series: Beginning Farmers’ Guide to Financing and Insuring Your Business, Lee County

By |January 31st, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Farmscape Solutions has partnered with the Farm Service Agency (FSA) to increase awareness of and access to FSA programs and services provided to military veterans, beginning, limited-resource, and historically under-served farmers/ranchers.”

This free workshop provides training for beginning and under-served farmers interested in applying for various FSA programs, including Farm Ownership/Operating Loans and Farm […]

2301, 2018

Workshop series: Beginning Farmers’ Guide to Financing and Insuring Your Business, Dallas County

By |January 23rd, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers: “Farmscape Solutions has partnered with the Farm Service Agency (FSA) to increase awareness of and access to FSA programs and services provided to military veterans, beginning, limited-resource, and historically under-served farmers/ranchers.”

This free workshop provides training for beginning and under-served farmers interested in applying for various FSA programs, including Farm Ownership/Operating Loans and Farm […]

1801, 2018

LFPI’s “Local Producers Serving Local Consumers” Forum

By |January 18th, 2018||0 Comments

From organizers: “The Local Food Production Initiative presents our Local Producers Serving Local Consumers Forum on Sunday, February 18. Our 2018 Forum will feature three growers at the forefront of the local food movement. Come hear presentations by Stewart Perkins of Nature Nine Farms, David Eckman of Eckman Farm, and Terry Underwood, the Mushroom Man.

Our Forum […]

903, 2017

PSA Growers Training

By |March 9th, 2017||Comments Off on PSA Growers Training

The Farm Food Collaborative, Crotovina, and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System host a FSMA and GAP training for farmers and on-farm food safety managers. Please note that you must attend all seven modules of the training to receive a certificate of completion from the Association of Food and Drug Officials (AFDO). Refreshments and lunch will be […]

2501, 2017

Southern SAWG “Practical Tools & Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms” Conference

By |January 25th, 2017||Comments Off on Southern SAWG “Practical Tools & Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms” Conference

For 25 years, the Southern SAWG annual conference has been providing the practical tools and solutions you need. The program is tailored for those producing organic and sustainable food on a commercial scale and for those in our region working to improve local food systems. The conference consists of two full days of pre-conference activities starting […]