"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:

Thursday, June 01, 2017 - Row Covers and Low Tunnels

Next week/Upcoming:

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - Sheep Reproduction School
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - Small Ruminant Fecal Egg Count Workshop
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 2017 Patrick County Beef Conference
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - A Floral Workshop: From Vision to Production

Recent Updates

  • Are you considering building a home, but aren't sure where to start?  We've created a FREE 5 video series to help walk you through the steps!  Check it out...
  • The diversity even within segments of the ag industry is amazing!!
  • Ladies!  Are you looking for advice from another female in agriculture?  Check out our Women in Agriculture page for a list of women who have oh so generously agreed to be a mentor for other women in ag!
  • 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!

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