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.
Mutually Beneficial: Growing Customer Connections with SNAP, FMNP Vouchers, and Other Payment Methods at Your Market
Overview of the market opportunities and legal considerations, a panel discussion and Q+A, and a working session to bring your market vision to fruition
Practical orchard field training for Spanish-speaking workers in the fruit industry.
An on-line training video developed by Penn State describes best practices for ensuring optimum fruit quality when harvesting apples.
This Penn State Extension publication, in Spanish and English, is designed for use by orchard employees - often the first individuals to detect a new occurrence of a fruit disease or insect pest.
The Penn State Extension Tree Fruit team has created new videos for Spanish speaking fruit growers.
Starting up a new vegetable farm requires a lot of planning.