Free Workshops to Help Farmers Manage Risk

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  • Worry about what might happen if you lose a whole crop?

  • Have projects you dream of for your farm, but don’t have the funds to make it happen?

  • Want to learn more about expanding into new markets?

If so…  

Join ASAP, along with the Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI)North Carolina Cooperative Extension, and Farm Service Agency (FSA) for a series of FREE workshops designed to help you manage risk for your farm. To participate in this online workshop series all you need is a computer and internet access. Register online or over the phone (828-236-1282) to receive your log in information for these online trainings.

Participate online over breakfast (8-9 am) Wednesdays in June, or review the recorded session at your convenience. To learn more and register visit


These webinars provided with support from:


About James Robinson

James manages RAFI’s risk management and fracking policy research. James’ risk management research was presented at the Agriculture and Applied Economics Crop Insurance & Farm Bill Symposium in both 2013 and 2014. James currently serves as co-chair of the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition's Farming Opportunities and Fair Competition Committee. Prior to working at RAFI, James was a Graduate Intern for the Florida Senate Committee on Agriculture and a Research Assistant for the Fiscal Research Division of the North Carolina General Assembly. James holds a BA in Political Science from LaGrange College and a MS in Political Science from Florida State University.