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North Willamette Valley Growing Farms Workshop Series
**Class Begins Wednesday, January 21**
2015 North Willamette Valley Growing Farms: Aurora
This series is designed to provide beginning farmers with the tools and knowledge to manage the biological and financial risks of farming. The course includes online, classroom and field sessions taught by a mix of OSU faculty, experienced farmers and other professionals. Topics include strategic planning, farm finances, marketing, liability and production. Participants gain the skills to assess their farm enterprise and develop a whole farm plan.
Pre-registration is required. Scholarships may be available.
Wednesday, January 21 6:00-8:30 pm
Wednesday, February 4 6:00-8:30 pm
Saturday, Feb 21 All day Farm tours
Wednesday, March 4 6:00-8:30 pm
This class is not for everyone. It is intended for people who are seriously considering starting a small-scale commercial farm, are in their first five years of farming or are diversifying or scaling up their current farm business. If you have any questions about the course please contact Heidi.