Past Events

Did you recently found out about our program? Here is some of the information you have missed! If you would like more details on any workshop or require additional information on any of the topics, please email our program coordinator at agroecology@fiu.edu or call 305-348-1902

Date Category Description
February 26, 2015 Inaugural workshop Meet-and-greet for new, prospective and experienced farmers; Government officials, business and farming experts
March 26, 2015 Farm Loans Come see how you can get assistance from the Farm Service Agency and Farm Credit
April 30, 2015 USDA Opportunities Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) and Risk Management Agency
May 28, 2015 Farm Accounting Come learn from industry professionals the best ways to keep your books in order
June 25, 2015 Computer Training Web Browsing is an important part of doing business today. Come learn the basics of going on-line and how it can improve your farming operation
July 30, 2015 Computer Training Tired of doing your budget by hand? Come see how programs such as Excel or QuickBooks can make it easier
August 27, 2015 Smart Phone Applications for Farming Have a Smart Phone? Let us show you all the apps that can be helpful on the farm!
January 28th, 2016 Farm Accounting Financing the Farm- Products from the FSA and Farm Credit
February 25th Farm Conservation Conservation pays- NRCS programs and contracts
March 19th, 2016 Technology Drones and Disease: Laurel Wilt Presented by Innovative Detection Concepts
April 23rd, 2016 Livestock Goat Care clinic
April 28th, 2016 Farm Business Crop insurance- what coverage is right for you?
May 19th, 2016 Certifications Steps for Organic Certification
May 26th, 2016 Farm Business Real Estate- the beginning of your farming story

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Farm Credit

FSA microloans

Social Media Marketing

NRCS Workshop