What’s New at NOFA/ RI
FOR THE NOFA /RI WINTER CONFERENCE
MARCH 5, 2017
Calling all organic farmers and gardeners to join us at the NOFA/RI Winter Conference March 5th at Hope & Main, Warren, RI for a full day of valuable and practical information. Workshop speakers and topics will be posted here as they are confirmed. More information to come.
LIVESTOCK WORKSHOPS & TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE
Thanks to a USDA Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program grant, NOFA/RI announces its partnership with Southside Community Land Trust to offer livestock trainings and technical assistance beginning in 2017. NOFA/RI also will expand its advisor program to cover livestock- related technical assistance, with the addition of a NOFA/RI’s Organic Livestock Program Manager, Ben Coerper, of Wild Harmony Farm in Exeter Rhode Island.