A Conservation Learning Circle for Women who Own or Operate Farms or Seek Farmland in Lebanon County, PA
American Farmland Trust and the Lebanon County Conservation District invite women who own or operate farms in Lebanon County, PA to participate in a two-day engaging discussion on the resources and support for farmland management, conservation and/or preservation.
When: Wednesday 10/7/20 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Where: Goldfinch Meadows Farm, 16 Albright Lane, Jonestown PA 17038
What: Introduction to conservation planning, farm tour to see and discuss conservation practices
When: Wednesday 10/21/20 (11:30 am – 12:30pm optional lunch) Meeting 12:30 – 4:30pm
Where: Lebanon Valley Agricultural Center, 2120 Cornwall Rd, Lebanon PA 17042
What: Meet conservation agencies that can help women farmers/farmland owners, discuss leasing land, seeking land, funding sources, land preservation and agricultural easements, succession and estate planning.
There is no fee for the Learning Circle. Lunch will be served on Day 1 and Day 2 (both are free to participants through a grant from NRCS).