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New Farmer School: The nuts & bolts of farming as a business in New Hampshire

Tue, 08/13/2019 to Tue, 10/22/2019
10:00am - 3:00pm

This course, formerly known as Agriculture & Natural Resource Business Institute (ANRBI), begins in August!

Get a jump-start on growing your agricultural business with this intensive six day course! Offering a wide variety of topics that will be applicable to any new farmer and sessions that build upon knowledge gained in previous sessions, this course is a great way to get up to speed quickly on the business and science of agriculture. Sessions consist of some classroom-style learning, as well as visits to farm operations.

Locations and Dates, all sessions run from 10 am to 3 pm:

August 13-UNH Research Farms, Durham

August 27-UNH Research Farms, Durham

September 10-Chappell Professional Center, 468 Route 13 South, Milford

September 24-Old Orchard Farm, 42 Nute Road, Madbury

October 8-Generation Farm, 44 Graham Road, Concord

October 22-Moulton Farm, 18 Quarry Road, Meredith

Cost is $250 per person or $450 for two people from same farm. Scholarships are available, please contact Jonathan Ebba at or (603) 641-6060. Scholarships are sponsored by Farm Credit East, Yankee Farm Credit, and NH Community Loan Fund.

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This program is sponsored by the USDA Farm Service Agency and the USDA Risk Management Agency.


$250 per person; $450 for two people from same farm