BFRDP Projects

Building Farm Foundations and Planning for Success: Beginning Farmer Training for Military Veterans in the Intermountain West.
[Progress Report]

Award Amount: $238,441
Grant Program: 2016 Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program Awards
Project Director: Tammy Howard
Organization: NCAT


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Project Overview

As we enter into the middle phase of this project, we have completed 2 week long trainings, developed a network beyond the training which includes technical assistance and connections with past participants. There has been difficulty in finding an apprentice for our sub contractor Vilicus Training Institute, despite multiple outreach efforts.


Number of Participants: 45


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