New Farmer School: The nuts & bolts of farming as a business in New Hampshire
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or (603) 641-6060. Scholarships are sponsored by Farm Credit East, Yankee Farm Credit, and NH Community Loan Fund.
Register to hold your spot at http://bit.ly/NewFarmerSch .
This program is sponsored by the USDA Farm Service Agency and the USDA Risk Management Agency.