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:
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.