2-year Intensive Program
-Extended growing season from Feb. to
- Core Competencies for the 1st and
- Variety of ways to learn (workshops,
skill building, local food system development, etc.)
- Farm business plan development
- An opportunity to partner, purchase or lease land
Affiliates with University of Illinois Extension, Central Illinois Farm Beginning, Liberty Prairie Crossing, Angelic Organics, Growing Power, Eden Place, Irv & Shelly's Fresh Picks, Pembroke Farms, Federation of Southern Co-operatives, SEAFON, America Grows Here, Local Food System Network, Rehoboth Church, Nelson White Farm, Nature Conservancy, Mrs. Clemy's Farm, Basu Farm, Betty Shabazz and more!