A Beginning Farmer Training
NCAT Northeast Regional Office Director Andy Pressman is teaming up with Growing Warriors, the Kentucky AgrAbility Project, and Kentucky State University (KSU) to present Cultivating Accessible Opportunities for Veterans in Agriculture. This FREE, one-day workshop will take place April 14 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the KSU Research Farm, 1525 Mills Lane, Frankfort, KY. Expert presenters will cover a wide range of topics, including farm planning, water quality, and proper tool usage. The workshop will also provide practical demonstrations of adaptive technologies and how they fit into a farm enterprise. This event is veteran-focused, but open to all. Registration is limited to 50 participants. Click here to register today!
A limited number of travel scholarships are available for veterans. For more information, please email Mikelewis@uky.edu
To learn more about resources for farmers and ranchers with disabilities, visit the National AgrAbility Project website.
For more beginning farmer resources, visit ATTRA Sustainable Agriculture’s Beginning Farmer page.