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Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP2) Webinar
Thursday October 8 - 2 p.m. CT
Robin Reid – K-State Dept. of Agricultural Economics
David Schemm, USDA FSA Kansas State Executive Director
Todd Barrows, USDA FSA Kansas Program Specialist, Farm Programs
Carla Wikoff, USDA FSA Kansas Head of Price Support Division

 

Small Acres Agriculture Series
hosted by
Sedgwick, Harvey, and McPherson County Extension
Topics & Dates
Poultry - October 15
Ag Lease - October 29
Maximizing acreage for livestock - November 12
Horses - December 3
Cattle - December 17
Pasture/Hay Field Care - January 7
Sheep & Goats - January 21
Small Fruit - February 4
Specialty Crops - March 4
All meetings start at 7 p.m.

 

Future of Farming & Food Town Halls 2020
hosted by KS Rural Center

Online format. Each session 7-8:30 p.m.
August 27 - Local and Regional Food Systems
September 10 - Rural Revitalization
September 24 - Climate and Energy
October 8 - Farm to School

 

Urban Food Systems Symposium
October 7, 14, 21, 28
Virtual format

 

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 Helpful Resources
 
 
 
KSU Center for Rural Enterprise Engagement
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

K-State Extension Food Safety
On-Farm Produce Safety

 

Kansas Forest Service Events
 

 

Cultivating the Next Generation

A comprehensive evaluation of the USDA Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program. The report explores the impact of this unique program, describes types of projects funded, explores best practices, provides examples of successful projects, and offers recommendations for better serving beginning farmers and identifying project impacts.

 

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