Training the Next Generation of Farmers

November 19, 2020

Community

Training the Next Generation of Farmers

"The Center for Arkansas Farms and Food, the field is the classroom. It’s where the center trains new farmers and supports existing ones through a tiered offering of hands-on coursework, local apprenticeships and advanced extension programming."

  • Info - The goal is to continue Arkansas’ legacy of farmers (fruit, vegetable and livestock production) by preparing the next generation to carry on these traditional.
  • "The Center for Arkansas Farms and Food is a regional partner of Northwest Arkansas Food Systems, an effort by the Walton Family Foundation to grow more local food and get it into the hands of local people." WFF
  • Deep Dive - The full article can be found HERE

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