Offered by National Young Farmers Coalition (NYFC) and the Vermont Land Trust (VLT)
About: The Vermont Land Trust (VLT) and National Young Farmers Coalition (NYFC) are teaming up to offer a free two-day intensive training on working farmland conservation and farmland access. The training will offer approximately 30 land trust staff and conservation professionals from across the country an opportunity to explore the details of VLT’s Land Access Program and working farmland conservation strategies.
Who: This is an advanced training with preference given to applicants from land trusts that have sent representatives to previous Land Access Innovations Trainings.
Details: The training will feature presentations from Vermont Land Trust staff and other land access experts, as well as a choice of field trip to one of two local farms.
Application deadline: Applications close Friday, February 10th, 2017. Applicants will be notified of a decision by the following week.
For more information on NYFC’s Land Access Innovations Trainings, visit their website.
NYFC wishes to thank the Whitehead Foundation, Cedar Tree Foundation, and UNFI Foundation for their generous support of this work.