Beginning farmers

806, 2018

2018 Food & Farm Forum

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Friday-Saturday December 7-8, 2018
Camp McDowell
Nauvoo, AL
The event will start Friday morning and conclude Saturday evening, so participants traveling from farther parts of the state are encouraged to arrive Thursday evening and depart Sunday morning.
Registration, scholarship application, and lodging reservation pages go live September 28!
We’ll be posting more details here as they come together, so continue […]

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 […]

812, 2017

2017 Food & Farm Forum

By |December 8th, 2017||Comments Off on 2017 Food & Farm Forum

Save the dates for the 2017 Food & Farm Forum!

The Forum will be held at Camp McDowell in Nauvoo, AL, on December 8-9, 2017.

All the information you’ll need will be posted as the event approaches, over at http://asanonline.org/forum17!

We hope to see you in December!

912, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |December 9th, 2016||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

 

Registration: 10:00am

Program: 10:15-2:30pm

Training topics will include: winter fruit crop activities, eco-agro forestry and fruit trees, crop selection/seed acquisition

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, USDA Specialty Crop Grant Program; […]

112, 2016

ASAN Regional Food & Farm Forum (Livingston)

By |December 1st, 2016||0 Comments

Join ASAN at the University of West Alabama for the fourth and final event in our 4-part series of 2016 Regional Food & Farm Forums!

More information at http://asanonline.org/RFFF16.

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates.  Each Regional Forum consists of roundtable discussions […]

1811, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |November 18th, 2016||0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production:

The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!

 

Registration: 10:00am

Program: 10:15-2:30pm

Training topics will include: preparation for spring planting, soil fertility, melons, tumeric, and ginger

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, USDA Specialty Crop Grant Program; Mississippi State […]

111, 2016

Operation Grow

By |November 1st, 2016||Comments Off on Operation Grow

Hosted by ACES:

Agricultural opportunities for veterans and their families.

All classes will be at the Houston County Extension Office, 1699 Ross Clark Circle, Suite 4, Dothan, AL 36301.  Registration 8:30-9:00, 9:00-3:30.

Schedule and topics:

Sept. 20 – Vegetable Production
Sept. 26 – Soils
Oct. 04 – Integrated Pest Management
Oct. 11 – Ornamental Plant Care
Oct. 18 – Ornamental Production
Oct. 25 – Fruit Production
Nov. 01 – Resources and Marketing

More information at www.agitc.org/operation-grow, or […]

2810, 2016

ASAN Regional Food & Farm Forum (Nauvoo)

By |October 28th, 2016||0 Comments

Join ASAN at the McDowell Farm School / Camp McDowell for the third in our 4-part series of Regional Food & Farm Forums!

More information at http://asanonline.org/RFFF16.

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates.  Each Regional Forum consists of roundtable discussions on […]