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Upcoming Events

Online Webinar • December 1, 2015 7:00pm to 8:00pm

This webinar provides a broad overview of renewable energy policy in Pennsylvania and explains how sustainable agriculture operations can utilize renewables to stabilize or reduce energy costs, decrease greenhouse gases, and supplement agricultural income.

Pocantico Hills • December 2, 2015 (All day)

Join the Stone Barns Center National Young Farmers Pre-Conference: This is How We Do It - Learning From Successful Farm Models

Stone Barnes Center for Food and Agriculture, Pocantico Hills, NY • December 2, 2015 9:00am to December 4, 2015 4:00pm

Stone Barns Center will host the 8th annual Young Farmers Conference this December.

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Wellesley Hills, MA • December 3, 2015 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Fair Food Network is preparing to deliver its 3rd annual Fair Food Business Boot Camp – a three-day intensive program for good food entrepreneurs.

Greenbelt, MD • December 10, 2015 8:00am to December 11, 2015 12:00pm

This event marks the final year of the EFSNE Project, a five-year project funded by the USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI). EFSNE has brought together researchers, educators, entrepreneurs, and community leaders from our twelve-state Northeast region.

Updates from the Field

Nov 18, 2015

The Hudson Valley Farm Hub is now accepting applications for the Farm Hub's Professional Farmer Training (ProFarmer) Program.

Nov 18, 2015

The Cornell Small Farms program announces winter online course roster through its Northeast Beginning Farmer Project!

Oct 23, 2015

Apply now for a Community Food Project Grant - deadline is November 30, 2015!

Oct 22, 2015

Help us increase support for Farm to School programs in the Child Nutrition Act - Take Action Today!