Beginning farmers learn about bio-intensive growing practices in use at City Farm.

Learn all aspects of farming and managing a farm business

We invite both beginning vegetable and livestock farmers to participate in our workshops and hands-on training and technical assistance.

Participating farmers become eligible to lease available SCLT land and to sell through SCLT market channels.

SCLT offers the following workshops:

  • growing for market
  • hands-on farmers market operations
  • preparing product for aggregation
  • financial tracking
  • building soil health
  • accessing USDA programs
  • on-farm technical assistance

 

USDA, NRCS, farmer training

Information about resources available from the USDA National Resources Conservation Service will be shared at each workshop.

Download our 2018 Farmer Training Catalog to see all of our free courses, or go to our Events page to see about upcoming opportunities.