Exploring Your New Farm Dream

We are looking for about 15 enthusiastic individuals – of any age and background – for this five-session program. Offered in the Kawarthas for the first time, the program has been enthusiastically received in other parts of the province. It was developed by the New England Small Farm Institute (NESFI). Please pass this on to anyone you think might be interested.

Exploring Your New Farm Dream is a course for people who are thinking about starting a commercial farm business.  Over 12 hours (four three-hour sessions) and one day of farm tours, the Explorer course guides participants through an in-depth self-assessment process to identify the specific aptitudes, interests, skills and resources needed in a new farm business. Sponsored locally by Farms at Work.

Dates: February 12, 19, March 5, 12, 19.

Location:  Peterborough

Cost: $300/person or $400 for two people from the same farm

For more information about the course, go to http://www.farmstart.ca/explorer/ or contact Monika Korzun at monika@farmstart.ca or (519) 836-7046 x 110.