Information on business management, including the Start Farming project, models for the future, land aquisition, value-added agriculture and food for profit. Resources also available for new women farmers, young next generation producers and next generation Hispanic producers.
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This video shares impacts from a Penn State Extension beginning farmer project to establish on-farm apple demonstration plots, called “Models for the Future”.
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Founded in 2011, Good Work Farm feeds 125 families through Community Supported Agriculture Shares (CSA).
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Bedminster Orchard is located on 16 Acres in Perkasie, Pa and is owned and operated by Brett Saddington.
This article provides an overview of the many different ways tomatoes can be staked or trellised- either in the field, high tunnel or greenhouse system.
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Here we talk about some of the physical properties of soil including organic matter, aggregate stability, water infiltration and compaction.