Applications are open for National Farmers Union’s (NFU) 2020-2021 Beginning Farmer Institute (BFI)!
BFI is a training program for new producers of all ages and operation type/size. Participants will attend three in-person learning sessions over the course of the year, one each in Nashville, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. The sessions include farm tours, seminars on a variety of subjects, and the opportunity to meet with members of Congress at NFU’s fall legislative fly-in. Topics covered include business planning, access to credit, labor laws, taxes, and more.
Applications are open until June 15. Learn more and apply here.
About NFU National Farmers Union advocates on behalf of nearly 200,000 American farm families and their communities. We envision a world in which farm families and their communities are respected, valued, and enjoy economic prosperity and social justice.
Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.