Farming 1-3 years

Resources for people who have 1-3 years of experience with farming or ranching.

"The Farm Beginnings Nebraska Program is an educational training and support program designed to help people who want to evaluate and plan their farm enterprise.

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The Southern Illinois Farming Network provides small-scale growers, agricultural professionals, and individuals interested in small-scale farming support and training along with access to key agricultural resources.

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"Southern Illinois Farm Beginnings (SIFB) is a full-year program for anyone wanting to engage in sustainable, entrepreneurial farming.

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"The Farm Beginnings Collaborative is a national alliance of independent regional groups of farmers and farmer-training support organizations working together to promote Farm Beginnings, a farmer training model that is community based, rooted in sustainable principles, and farmer led." As of the summer of 2014, it is available in Illinois, SW In

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An online collection of exising resources for anyone exploirng how to transition to organic farming.  This site is organized into five sections 1) Pathway for Producesrs, 2) Pathway for Processors, 3) North American Directory, 4) Regional Guide, and 5) Key Resources Guide. 

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"CT NOFA has partnered with Holistic Management International for five years to implement the Beginning Women Farmer Program. The training begins in early November and consists of 10 all-day Saturday sessions. The first six are throughout the winter and for several years have been held at Goodwin College in East Hartford, CT.

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"The Beginning and Small Farms Program Program in Maricopa County connects existing and prospective producers with University and outside resources." Learning opportunities include a two day workshop each May, "IPM walks and hands on training sessions in organic farming techniques.

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"Extension en Espanol is a national clearinghouse of Spanish language educational resources operated by and for Extension professionals.  Extension en Espanol is an archival site. The content is no longer updated but the site will remain online to allow continued acceess to existing content." 

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The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Outreach and Cooperative Extension Small Farm Programs (including the Risk Management Education Project and the Small Farmer Outreach Training and Technical Assistance Project) target specific counties to provide training and technical assistance to socially disadvantaged, beginning, small, and limited re

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"The UMass Extension Green Directory is a comprehensive guide to educational resources for Massachusetts agriculture industry professionals.The directory includes contact information for UMass Extension agriculture and landscape specialists, upcoming UMass Extension conferences, seminars and workshops, UMass Plant and Soil Lab information, and o

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