Build a foundation to start a successful farm enterprise.
This program will not only provide you with critical information to start your farm, but you will meet other new and experienced farmers and become a part of the ecological agricultural community in Ontario. Educational content is geared toward new farmers, but is open to all farmers who might be curious about a certain topic, wishing to expand their farming knowledge, or in need a refresh.
Because of the current health and safety protocols in effect, this program will take place online through webinars and virtual field days.
Term 4 focuses on entrepreneurship training for starting a farm business.
Register for the whole term, or choose individual sessions. Term 4 includes 10 Webinars and 2 Virtual Field Days.
Term 4 events include:
Webinar: Holistic Farm Design November 4
Webinar: Coming to Know the Land November 4
Webinar: Planning for Production November 5
Virtual Field Day: Small Scale Growing with Spiral Farm November 5
Webinar: Farm Finances and Budgets November 11
Webinar: Marketing and Distribution for Farmers November 11
Webinar: Meeting Small Business Requirements November 12
Webinar: Innovative Land Access Models November 12
Webinar: Tools for Successful Record Keeping November 18
Webinar: Assembling Your Business Plan November 18
Webinar: Financing your Farm November 19
Virtual Field Day: Production Systems and Efficiency at Salad Days Farm November 19