Conferences & Workshops


Current Workshops

  • UNH Cooperative Extension Workshops
  • NOFA-NH Workshops
  • GreenStart Workshops & Events
  • New Entry Sustainable Farming – Farm Business Planning Course
    Next Session begins October 2011. Applications are being accepted now. Classes will meet on Tuesday evenings from 6-9 pm in downtown Lowell. To register, please contact Sam at

    • This 6-week course is offered twice every year, in October and January. The course fee is $400, but applicants may be eligible for a tuition waiver of up to $300 based on financial need.  The course covers:
      * Business plan and budget development
      * Identification of market demand
      * Crop planning
      * Promotion of farm products
      * Evaluation of the materials, equipment, and additional resources needed to run a successful farming business

      You can learn more about the Farm Business Planning course here.
      Online Farm Business Planning Course – Fall 2011
      If you are interested in joining our mailing list to receive information on our interactive online farm business planning course planned for this fall, contact Maura Beaufait, at

Annual Conferences


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