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Boston Cheese Cellar

Location: 18 birch st, Roslindale, ma 02131

Description: Boston cheese cellar is one of the premier full service cheese & fine foods shops in Boston.

Contact: https://www.bostoncheesecellar.com/, info@bostoncheesecellar.com , 617 325 2500

Category: cheese making

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The Organic Farm School

Location: PO Box 837 Freeland, WA 98249

Description: An experiential training program designed for aspiring farms to learn and practice the skills they need to run a small-scale organic farm.

Contact: https://organicfarmschool.org/,

Category: Gardening, Pest Control, Carpentry, Animal husbandry, Beekeeping, soil management

Pennsylvania State University

Location: The Pennsylvania State University, 323 Agricultural Administration Building, University Park, PA 16802

Description: An online reference and course listing for all types of farming.

Contact: https://extension.psu.edu/, https://extension.psu.edu/contacts, 877-345-0691

Category: animal husbandry, Foraging,farming, Forestry, Pest Control, soil management

Stockbridge School of Agricutlure. University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Location: 208 Paige Laboratory, 161 Holdsworth Way, Amherst, MA, 01003

Description: Online certificate program for the small farming demographic

Contact: https://stockbridge.cns.umass.edu/SFF-Certificate, abthorpe@umass.edu, 413-545-2222

Category: farming, Homesteading, Pest Control, Organic, Gardening Beekeeping, Animal husbandry, Poultry, soil management

University of Connecticut

Location: 1376 Storrs Rd, Unit 4036, Storrs, CT, 06269

Description: A free training program for beginning farmers.

Contact: http://newfarms.extension.uconn.edu/, extension@uconn.edu, 860-486-9228

Category: Sustainable agriculture, Pest Control, Soil Management, Land Surverying

University of Vermont - Farmer Training Program

Location: 194 South Prospect Street Burlington, VT 05405

Description: UVM’s Farmer Training Program is a six-month, hands-on program for aspiring farmers and food-systems advocates that provides experiential, skills-based education in sustainable farming. Students will get a unique and comprehensive education by running all aspects of the 10-acre Catamount Educational Farm, learning from expert farmers and educators in the classroom, and alongside successful, inspiring farmers in the Burlington area. PLANT YOURSELF IN A NEW FIELD!

Contact: http://learn.uvm.edu/program/farmer-training/, learn@uvm.edu, (800) 639-3210

Category: farming, sustainable agriculture, soil management, pest control, organic, permaculture

Washington State University Extension

Location: 1919 NE 78th St Vancouver, WA 98665

Description: A series of college programs geared towards individuals who wish to expand their knowledge on many farming practices

Contact: http://extension.wsu.edu/, zena_edwards@wsu.edu, 360-397-6060

Category: Food Preservation, Soil Management, Pest Control, Sustainable Agriculture, Gardening, Animal Husbandry, Forestry/Milling, Fishing, Land Surveying

Wolfe's Neck Center

Location: 184 Burnett Road Freeport, Maine 04032

Description: Situated on over 600 acres of preserved coastal landscape in Freeport, Maine, Wolfe’s Neck Center uses its setting to connect people of all ages to the food they eat and where it comes from.

Contact: https://www.wolfesneck.org/, info@wolfesneck.org, 207-865-4469

Category: Dairy Animals, Farming, Gardening, Pest Control, Animal Husbandry, Poultry Care, Sustainable Agriculture,



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