- By April W Bowman
- Posted Monday, September 20, 2021
NC Farm School Taking Applications NOW for Spring 2022
“I learned more in Piedmont Farm School than I did in my MBA program”. –a 2021 Piedmont Farm School participant.
What is Piedmont Farm School? a unique entrepreneurial program for new and transitioning farmers with the mission of increasing the number of successful farmers in North Carolina.
Where? N.C. Cooperative Extension, Davie County Center, 180 S Main St., Mocksville, NC 27028 (evening sessions) AND farms in the Piedmont
When? Tuesday evenings from 6 – 9 p.m.
- February 1st, 15th
- March 1st, 15th
- April 5th, 19th
- May 3rd, 17th
And select Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for Farm Visits
- March 24th
- April 28th
- May 12th
- May 26th
- June 9th (Graduation)
CLICK FOR DATES AND DETAILS: 2022 NCFS Piedmont Brochure
CLICK TO APPLY: NC FARM SCHOOL PIEDMONT APPLICATION (space is limited and is going quickly)
What We Offer You…
- ONE ON ONE BUSINESS CONSULTATIONS WITH EXPERIENCED BUSINESS
- CONSULTANTS AIMED AT FARM BUSINESS PLAN DEVELOPMENT
- FARM TOURS ON ECONOMICALLY SUSTAINABLE FARMS
- A COMMUNITY DEDICATED TO YOUR SUCCESS
- MENTORING OPPORTUNITIES WITH FARMERS IN YOUR AREA
Cost: $399 per person or $599 per pair (payable AFTER acceptance)
Read more at https://ncfarmschool.ces.ncsu.edu/2022-nc-farm-school/
For more information, email, April Bowman, Extension Agent, Livestock, Forages, and 4-H Youth Development at email@example.com or call 336-703-2855 or Celine Richard, Extension Agent, Horticulture, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 336-703-2869.