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incubator farm program - CT

Posted: December 4 2009

Connecticut Greenhorns, this is a good resource.  Community Farm of Simsbury
Have you always dreamed of growing your own produce, fruit, or flowers?

Have you ever thought, I would like to start my own farm?
The Community Farm of Simsbury may be the place for you.
The Community Farm of Simsbury (CFS) is a certified organic farm, providing the use of inexpensive farmland, from 1/8th of an acre up to 1 acre, for people interested in becoming organic farmers. CFS assists with plowing, irrigation, equipment, storage, and other services. CFS offers hands-on training so you can learn to plant crops, use a hoophouse, set up irrigation systems, safely control weeds and pests, and use farm equipment. If you would like to learn more about this program and are interested in joining the Incubator Farmer Program (IFP), you must attend one of the following informational meetings.
If you are interested in becoming an Incubator Farmer for the 2010 season, you MUST attend one of the following IFP Information Meetings:
Wednesday, January 6, 2010 (6:30-7:30pm)
Saturday, January 9, 2010 (2:00-3:00pm)
Wednesday, January 13, 2010 (6:30-7:30pm)
Saturday, January 23, 2010 (1:00-2:00pm)
All Informational sessions will be held at the Eno Farm House located at the Community Farm of Simsbury
73 Wolcott Road, Simsbury, CT 06070
To RSVP, please call Tim Goodwin, 860-655-5580 or email, [email protected]