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BF 103: Finding, Evaluating Farm Sites, Leasing Farmland

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
5:00pm – 8:00pm

Community Farm of Simsbury – 73 Wolcott Rd, Simsbury, CT

FREE Solid Ground Farmer Trainings for New & Beginning Farmers with less than 10 years of experience.

Training objective: Securing appropriate farmland and infrastructure is the first challenge for many beginning farmers. Participants will gain knowledge about critical farm infrastructure and natural resources features, and their relationship to a successful business. Basic information about finding farmland, farm leasing, and State and Federal programs available for restoring farms will be discussed.


Extension (primary), College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, Office of Public Engagement, UConn Master Calendar

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