Author: growers

WORKSHOPS: Grantwriting

Joseph L. Donaldson from UT Extension announced a series of upcoming workshops "to increase the number and quality of applications to the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (USDA-AMS) Farmers’ Market and Local Foods Promotion Program (FMLFPP). The workshops are set for: ·        Tuesday, April 21: Kingsport Center...

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SEEKING: Strawberry Growers

Community Food Advocates is assisting Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) in gathering information from farmers interested in supplying MNPS with certain produce items in the coming years. MNPS’ Farm to School program aims to provide fresh, high-quality produce to our students, and to educate students...

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TOPIC: Are our Squares Secure Enough?

This suggestion was posted to John by Carol Hagen in anticipation of the mid-winter meeting : I think we should seriously consider setting up a Payment Card Industry (PCI) security compliance training program for our organic farmers and farmers market vendors. I took over a year and...

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LOOKING FOR A FARMHAND: Wedge Oak Farm

Farm Hand/ Livestock Care - Lebanon, TN 20-40 hrs per week includes mornings and afternoons during the week and on weekends. Pay increase after trained Job Responsibilities: Animal care, feeding and watering, move pasture structures, observe livestock for good health, egg pick-up, general farm work, load...

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