Farmland Access Workshop Series: For Landowners
The event is free, but registration is required. Space is limited.
Timothy Mize of Virginia Cooperative Extension will discuss assessing agricultural possibilities and how to plan for the agriculture activity best suited for your property.
Casey Dietzen Iames, Soil Conservationist at the Natural Resources Conservation Service, will present information and resources on conservation practices: developing a farm plan, conservation planning and cost share programs.
Molly and Mike Peterson of Heritage Hollow Farm and Mike Sands of Bean Hollow Grassfed. Both farms have leasing arrangements and will describe their operations, their experiences working with VCE and NRCS programs and offer their perspectives on developing a lease with production and conservation measures in mind.