beginning farmer





12/12/2012
The Ecological Farming Association will host the 33rd annual EcoFarm Conference at the Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, Calif., Jan. 23-26, 2013. The conference will offer more than sixty workshops, as well as the opportunity for eight beginning farmers to win substantial grants.
2/28/2014
How we found our first piglets and the lesson I learned about the importance of hands on training
2/18/2013
A beginning farmer learns that keeping does and keeping bucks are two different things.
9/28/2012
A beginning farmer starts to realize that first impressions of the farm will make all the difference.
6/30/2014
One woman's vision of a family farm comes to life in her back yard thanks to one friendly goat.
2/26/2014
In the Spring of 2010, I quit my job as a high school theology teacher, because I wanted to be a farmer. I am now entering my fourth year of full-time farming, even though I had almost no experience farming. Here’s how I did it, and some tips to help you on your way.
5/14/2014
Kentucky farmer Susana Lein runs a permaculture farm in the Appalachian Mountains where she educates students and visitors from around to the world the best way she knows how - by putting their hands in the soil.
7/5/2014
The true essence of Veterans Sustainable Agriculture Training and Archi’s Acres is about lending a helping hand and empowering veterans to create a sustainable positive future through agribusiness.
6/20/2014
Kristen learns more about poultry and rabbit shelters, and salting hay at Polyface Farm.
6/10/2014
Lessons learned from my first week as a summer intern at Polyface Farm.




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