This webinar series is for land owners and tenants who would like to pursue commercial agriculture production on their property. A panel of Extension Specialists will give an overview of evaluating a site for various agriculture uses, including converting forested land to agriculture, and tools for evaluating the soil.
Evaluating Your Soil with Web Soil Survey and other tools, Olivia Saunders - Extension Fruit & Vegetable Field Specialist
Considerations when converting forest land to agriculture - Tim Fleury, Extension Forestry Field Specialist
Evaluating Your Property for Agriculture Production:
- Considerations for Fruit & Vegetable Crops - Jeremy Delisle, Extension Fruit & Vegetable Field Specialist
- Animal & Pasture considerations - Carl Majewski, Extension Livestock & Forage Crops Field Specialist
- Season Extension Structures including Greenhouses and High Tunnels - Jonathan Ebba, Extension Landscape & Greenhouse Field Specialist
A link to the webinar will be emailed upon registration. This webinar will be recorded and published at the conclusion of the event.
This event is the first in a two-part series on Land Planning for Beginner Farmers.
- Online Only