New England Events

Planning for the Future of Your Farmland in Berkshire County

WHEN: Thursday, September 5th, 2024, 6:00-8:00 pm

WHERE: The Guthrie Center
2 Van Deusenville Rd
Great Barrington, MA

DESCRIPTION: Have you thought about the future of your farmland? Do you want to learn how to plan for, protect, lease, finance, or pass on your farm?

We invite you to join your fellow Berkshire County farmers and farmer support organizations to learn about tools and resources to help you put into motion your goals for your land.

This special farmer workshop, Planning for the Future of Your Farmland, is organized by American Farmland Trust and Land For Good. It will be the final workshop of our multi-year workshop series that we have organized in Berkshire County under existing grant programs.

FREE  local dinner and refreshments will be provided; advance registration is required. 

The event will include speakers from American Farmland Trust, Land For Good, Berkshire Natural Resources Council, MA Department of Agricultural Resources, Berkshire Agricultural Ventures, Farm Credit East, and Gail Garrett Law.

There will be lots of time for questions, networking, and resource-sharing. 

The event is capped at 40 farmers, and advance registration is required, so reserve your spot now! Please register below. Reach out to Jamie Pottern, jpottern@farmland.org, 413-240-4621 with any questions.

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