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Exploring the Small Farm Dream Course

October 23, 2018 06:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: CitySpace, 100 5th Street Northeast , Charlottesville, Virginia

This course is for anyone considering launching a small farm enterprise but are not sure where to start. Designed to guide students through an initial exploratory decision-making process, Exploring the Small Farm Dream bridges the gap between ideas and action. This course provides in-class exercises, homework, research and class discussions that will help you assess your skills and resources. The course dates are October 23, 30 & November 6, 13. Cost: $100 per person or $150 per couple.

Exploring the Small Farm Dream will be taught by Ellen Polishuk, formerly of Potomac Vegetables Farm and author of ‘Start Your Farm’. She is a well-known dynamic speaker, very down-to-earth and can make complicated topics accessible to all kinds of listeners. She is passionate about food, farming and biological agriculture and conveys that energy through her teaching.

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