Farm Ambitions Field Day - October 29, 2019

Have you dreamed of starting a farm business, but are unsure of where to start? Are you already a small-scale farmer, looking for information and resources to enhance your business?  This event is a great place to get started or to advance your skills.

Nebraska Extension and Nebraska SARE are hosting an introduction to the Farm Beginnings course.  The date has been rescheduled to October 29, 2019.   

This half-day event will feature hands-on educational offerings from Extension educators, area farmers, and representatives from NRCS and other local agencies.

DATE  October 29th, 4-8 pm

COST

$15 due at registration. Pay online at registration or bring a check to the event.

Food is included in the registration fee and will be catered by No More Empty Pots.

LOCATION

Cooper Farm, 8602 Mormon Bridge Road, Omaha, NE  68152

CONTACT

To register visit: https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/?eventid=2570525

 AGENDA

4:00-4:30 Registration

4:30-5:00 Tour of Cooper Farms

5:00-6:00 Breakout session I:

  • Small Scale Livestock Production: Poultry
  • Budgeting and Marketing

6:00-6:30 Dinner

6:30-7:30 Breakout session II:

  • Small Scale Livestock Production: Beef
  • Season Extension Techniques and Funding Opportunities

7:30-8:00 Wrap-up and survey

More details can be found on the flyer:  Farm Ambitions Field Day