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Organic Growers School and Growing Rural Opportunities Partner on offering Farm Beginnings® Farmer Training in Western NC. - Applications Open! Organic Growers School’s Farm Beginnings® Farmer Training is partnering with Polk county’s Growing Rural Opportunities...read more
Through a Continuing Farmer Education Award granted from Organic Growers School, Holly Whitesides, CRAFT Member farmer with Against the Grain Farm in Zionville, NC, had the opportunity to attend Singing Frogs Farm in Sebastopol, CA in October 2017, and learn about their no-till farming model. Read more about her experience below.read more
Through a Continuing Farmer Education Award granted from Organic Growers School, Melissa Kelmar, CRAFT Apprentice at The Lord's Acre, had the opportunity to attend The Southeast Wise Women's Herbal Conference in October 2017. Read more about her experience...read more
Karen Washington was not a gardener when she moved into her Bronx home in the mid-1980s. A single mother with two children, she worked as a physical therapist before finding her passion and focus as an urban and rural farmer and community organizer. Like many working...read more