"The goal of this program is to increase the success of beginning farmers and ranchers in the Southeast Region of Pennsylvania. The Program aims to enhance the success of beginning farmers by providing education and hands-on training in: production, marketing, financial management, land acquisition, and other resource acquisition."
Six month, residential work trade permaculture program offers hands-on training in gardening, tree work, animal husbandry, and construction/natural building. Program includes onsite courses, permaculture workshops and events.
Through funds from a USDA grant, beginning women farmers in the Northeast will learn more about whole farm planning in a program developed specifically for women. This program includes: One-on-One Mentorships, On-Farm Field Visits, Business & Financial Planning Training, Network of Women Farmers