Community Workshops

Beginning Farmer's Guide to Financing and Insuring your Farm Business

• Are you a military veteran, beginning, limited resource, or socially disadvantaged/historically underserved farmer?

• Do you want to know more about FSA’s crop insurance and farm loan programs available to you?

• Do you want assistance enrolling and applying?

• Attend one of our free two-day workshops!

Farmscape Solutions has partnered with the Farm Service Agency (FSA) to increase awareness of and access to FSA insurance and loan programs available to military veterans, beginning, limited-resource, and historically underserved farmers/ranchers. You will learn about the Tree Assistance Program (TAP), the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP), and FSA loans including Farm Ownership/Operating Loans and Farm Storage Facility Loans.

2018 Workshop Dates and Locations:

January 9-10: Macon County

Macon County Extension Office, 207 North Main Street, Tuskegee, AL 36083

January 31-Feb 1: Lee County

Agricultural Center, 600 South 7th Street #3, Opelika, AL 36801

March 20-21: Escambia County

Farm Service Agency, 175 Ag Science Drive, Brewton AL 36426

Time: 10 am - 2 pm

April 10-11: Montgomery County

Farm Service Agency, Sterling Center, Room 203, 4121 Carmichael Rd, Montgomery, AL 36106

Time: 9 am - 3 pm

Registration is open!! Register below: