Type of farm or businessHay & Forage, Grain, Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry)
If farming/ranching, select your primary market channels:Wholesale, Commodity
Type of NetworkBeing paired with a beginning farmer who I keep in touch with on a monthly basis, Farm visit exchange, i.e. beginning farmers visit my farm and I visit theirs to give advice and share ideas, Email consultations, Phone consultations, Other options to be determined by mentor and mentee
ExperienceHay & Forage, Grain, Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Crop rotation/planning, Seed saving, Cover crops, Commodities, Harvest and handling, Machinery and equipment, Farm safety, Time management, On-farm efficiency, Employee/intern management, Business structures, Marketing, Direct marketing, Leasing land, Buying land, Site assessment
How many years have you been farming, if applicable?14 Years
Are there times that are better for you to provide mentorship?
November through April, but can fit some in during the season