Farm Beginnings Collaborative
The Land Stewardship Project is a member of the Farm Beginnings Collaborative (FBC). The FBC is a national alliance of independent regional groups of farmers and farmer-training support organizations working together to promote Farm Beginnings, a farmer training model that is community based, rooted in sustainable principles, and farmer led.
For more information on the Farm Beginnings Collaborative, including contact information for FBC members across the country, click here.
New Financial Skills Resource
Farm Beginnings: Improving Financial Skills for Beginning Farmers shares the strategy behind the approach members of the Farm Beginnings Collaborative take to building financial planning skills with beginning farmers. The publication offers educators hands-on tools, including sample curriculum, along with recommendations that apply to the field of beginning farmer training as a whole.