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BF 103: Finding, Evaluating Farm Sites, Leasing Farmland

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

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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.

Contact:

charlotte.ross@uconn.edu

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

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