Beginning farmer workshop available

THINKFARM is pleased to present:

From the Ground Up: Regional Workshops for Beginning Farmers

Join us at a location near you to learn some of the fundamental things you can do to move your farm business forward. We’ve put together a great program that touches on entrepreneurship, business management, marketing, and more! You’ll hear from professional speakers and local farmers about best practices for your farm business. Don’t miss this great opportunity to get ideas for improving your farm business and networking with other farmers and industry support organizations.

The workshop will be offered in the following locations:
Feb. 14 – Annapolis Basin Conference Centre, Cornwallis
Feb. 15 – Rodd Colony, Yarmouth
Feb. 17 – Coady Institute, St. F.X., Antigonish
Feb. 24 – Debert Hospitality Centre, Debert
Mar. 3 – Gaelic College, St. Ann’s
Mar. 24 – Best Western Hotel, Bridgewater

The registration fee is $20/person. For detailed agendas, speaker bios, or to register, please visit:

For more information, contact Gina at the Western regional office
(902-638-2395) or email

Nicole Burkhard, M.Sc. Agricultural Transition Officer

Nova Scotia Agriculture
Western Regional Office
86 Atlantic Avenue, Box 278
Cornwallis Park, NS B0S 1H0
Office: (902) 638-2397
Toll free: 1-800-639-7030
Cell: (902) 247-4420
Fax: (902) 638-2389
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