FARM SCHOOL - A Virginia Whole Farm Planning Educational Program for Farm Start-up & Development
Brought to you by the Virginia Association for Biological Farming
Have you dreamed of farming one day, but have no idea where to start? Do you want to meet and talk with other farmers who have already taken the plunge? Then maybe VABF's FARM SCHOOL is for you!
The purpose of this program is to help beginning farmers and ranchers in Virginia to make informed farm planning decisions as part of a whole farm plan. This six week comprehensive program (Monday evenings from 6:00-9:00pm 10/22-11/26/12) will introduce students to these curriculum modules:
- Introduction to Whole Farm Planning (10/22 & 10/29)
- Marketing (11/5)
- Sustainable Farming Practices (11/12 & 11/19)
- Holistic Business Management (11/26)