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HMI & CADE: Beginning Farmers and Ranchers Training Program


  • Hartwick College Hartwick Drive Oneonta, NY, 13820 United States (map)

Beginning Farmers and Ranchers Training Program 

February 4 - May 13, 2017 

All sessions will be held on Saturdays. 

This certificate program educates and empowers agricultural newcomers (with 10 or less years of farming/ranching experience)  to build successful businesses by applying Holistic Management principles and practices. Learn and implement all the skills you need for a successful farm or ranch including soil fertility practices, livestock production, grazing planning, financial planning, marketing and business planning, whole farm/ranch planning skills, leadership and communications skills.

Registration and Costs 

$350 - $650 sliding scale - You decide what you can afford! Scholarships are available 

Register Now! Registration Deadline: January 30, 2017