Connect with Young Farmers at Farm Aid Tomorrow!

Headed to Farm Aid tomorrow?   Connect with NYFC while there and getting involved!  The Young Farmers’ Coalition will have a table in the Farm Aid Farmyard area along with other farm-related organizations.   This is the perfect opportunity to learn more about joining the national coalition, starting a local group, and what can be done to support beginning farmers. More about Farm Aid:  Each year, Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil... Read More

PASA launches new land leasing program

The Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) has just launched the website for their new land leasing program, Farm Lease Connection. The project, which started to take shape in 2009, came out of a perceived need of young, aspiring farmers in southeastern Pennsylvania. They were coming out of internships and apprenticeship experiences and looking for a next step, but not seeing a clear path forward in their farming careers. This... Read More