“One of the things that keeps me from expanding or wanting to expand, is the lack of being able to cover the risk.” Farmer John Vollmer discusses this year’s heavy rains, and the need for better federal crop insurance.
Applications are now open for RAFI’s 2014 Tobacco Communities Reinvestment Fund grants. The grants are $8,000 each or $10,000 for a collaborative group project.
We’ve developed a list of some of the best places for farmers to start searching for funding and financing options. Check out the list here.
With much of the south expecting moderate to heavy snow and ice this weekend, make sure you and your farm is prepared […]