Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

2018 Farm Workshop: Accessing Farmland in WNC

March 25 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

- Free

Accessing Farmland — Pros offer insights on creative paths to find & afford farmland 

When: Sunday, March 25 from 2 to 5 pm

Where: The Education Center at SAHC’s Community Farm — 180 Mag Sluder Road, Alexander NC 28701

Join SAHC Community Farm & Food Associate Chris Link, local Realtor® Pat Snyder, USDA Farm Service Agent Philip Moore, and WNC Farmlink Director Susanna Denison for a discussion about creative paths to find & afford farmland in WNC.

Learn through insights offered by these professionals and an open discussion of participants’ experiences on the many paths to finding land to farm. Beginning and experienced growers alike will benefit from on-the-ground advice and information sharing. This  workshop is open to the public; everyone is welcome!

Cost: FREE, but pre-registration is required.

Questions? Contact Chris Link at Chris@appalachian.org or 828.490.2565.

Register online now to participate in this workshop:

  • First NameLast NameEmail 
    Add a new row
  • By providing your phone number, you ensure that we have a way to contact you in the rare event of any last-minute changes.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

This workshop is part of Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy’s Farmer Education Workshop Series, funded in part by a grant from The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina. This work is supported by the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program grant number 2016-70017-25341  (Farm Pathways: Integrating Farmer Training with Land Access) from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Details

Date:
March 25
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
, , , ,

Venue

SAHC Community Farm
180 Mag Sluder Road
Alexander, NC 28701 United States
+ Google Map

Details

Date:
March 25
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
, , , ,

Venue

SAHC Community Farm
180 Mag Sluder Road
Alexander, NC 28701 United States
+ Google Map