Resource Rodeos for Farmers on Sept. 30, Oct. 7


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We will be hosting two resource rodeos for farmers over the next two Mondays. RAFI Resource Rodeo For Farmer-Veterans Monday, Sept 30th, 6-8:30 PM Coharie Tribal Center 4940 US 421 N, Clinton NC 28328 RAFI Resource Rodeo for Farmers Monday, Oct 7th, 6-8:30 PM Silk Hope Farm Heritage Park Community Building 4221 Silk Hope Rd., Siler City NC 27344 There is a lot of great help available for innovative farmers. Are you taking advantage of it? Join us for a dinner and hands-on workshop to learn about managing risk on your farm and taking your enterprise to the next level. Meet one-on-one with resource providers and learn how to access credit, crop insurance, FSA loans, and conservation programs. Participating agencies include: Farm Service Agency, Cape Fear Farm Credit, Natural Resources and Conservation Services, NC Agrability, The Support Center, and farm legal experts from Land Loss Prevention Project. Trust us–there are no other gatherings like this and you don’t want to miss it! Event is FREE of charge and dinner is provided. For the farmer-veteran event, RSVP with Fred Curtis Lewis at (606) 308-3676 or fredcurtislewis40@gmail.com For the general resource rodeo, RSVP with Joe Schroeder at (336) 269-5733 or joe@rafiusa.org This program is organized by the Rural Advancement Foundation-International (RAFI-USA) and funded through a grant from the Southern Risk Management Education Center. For a full press release, click here.