Dirt Works Incubator Farm: Building Land Access and Community in South Carolina

A Growers Group Farmer Training at Dirt Works Incubator Farm. Photo by Nikki Seibert, Lowcountry Local First. Beginning farmers are finding a new way to get on the land in South Carolina with the help of a local non-profit called Lowcountry Local First (LLF). In 2012, LLF welcomed farmers to South Carolina’s first incubator farm – Dirt Works Incubator, which is located just outside of Charleston. The newest post from Southern Terroir,... Read More

NEW – Young Farmers’ Land and Jobs Resource Guide

NYFC is pleased to announce a new resource guide for farmers and ranchers looking for land and jobs! One of the obstacles many beginning farmers face is the lack of centralization of information – there are a few national databases of land and jobs, as well as a number of state or regional lists, but it’s difficult to know about everything for a particular area.  Additionally, depending on the details being searched for, there are a number... Read More