Crop Planning with Pam Dawling

On December 7th, we here at the field school were fortunate to host Pam Dawling as our speaker for a workshop on Crop Planning and Year Round Production. Pam has almost 40 years of experience in sustainable agriculture and authored the book Sustainable Market Farming,...

Selecting Your Seed Companies

The days are short and the desire to sit on the couch while sipping a cup of hot cocoa is very strong!  Don’t just watch TV, however, with seed catalogs filling up your mailbox, it’s time to start planning your crops for next year!  (Okay, maybe watch a little TV...

Visioning Your Farm Business

The first session of the ‘17/’18 Field School was a great success!  We had to cap enrollment at 40 students, which packed the classroom at the Jonesborough Farm Bureau last Thursday evening! The topic for this first session was “A Vision for Your Farm,” and covered...