"I want to be involved in agriculture as I envision myself owning my own cow/calf operation, but where do I start?"
"We want to ensure our farm is viable for future generations, how can we accomplish this goal?"
"What opportunities can I take part in to diversify my berry market?"
"We are new to agriculture, how do we go about finding events and activities that would be a benefit to us in our area?"
"I am the third generation farmer of a large Holstein dairy, how do I stay up-to-date with the new initiatives in the dairy industry?"
"Currently I have a 9-5 job, but agriculture is becoming a hobby of mine. How can I make this hobby a reality and turn it into a part-time or full-time lifestyle?"
"I want to be involved in agriculture as I envision myself owning my own cow/calf operation, but where do I start?"
"I want to be involved in agriculture as I envision myself owning my own cow/calf operation, but where do I start?"
"I want to be involved in agriculture as I envision myself owning my own cow/calf operation, but where do I start?"
"I want to be involved in agriculture as I envision myself owning my own cow/calf operation, but where do I start?"

Calendar of Events

This week:

Friday, September 30, 2016 - Tree ID Bootcamp

Next week/Upcoming:

Saturday, October 01, 2016 - VCE Urban Agriculture Symposium
Sunday, October 02, 2016 - New River Land Trust Land and River Revel
Thursday, October 06, 2016 - Resources for Small Farmers
Friday, October 07, 2016 - Tree ID Bootcamp
Friday, October 14, 2016 - Tree ID Bootcamp

Recent Updates

  • So what exactly does it mean to be organic??
  • Young, Beginning and Minority Farmers - did you know that we have a section of resources just for you??  And we've just added some "Practical Wisdom" articles featuring advice from experience producers.  You can find it here.  Looking for some information?  Let us know and we'll do our best to help you find the answers to your questions!
  • Ever wondered what else corn can be used for other than food?  Check out our "I'm All Ears" Infographic in ourTeaching Materials for a list of just some of the ways that corn can be used!
  • VDACS has released their 2015 VA Agriculture Facts and Stats...you can find them on our website here!
  • The weekly Commodities Comments from Jonah Bowles with Virginia Farm Bureau have been updated. Visit our Commodities page for the links to this PDF.

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