Tuesday, April 17th 2012, the Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition will host a FREE “beginning farmer social” in Radford, VA.
This event is ideal for beginning farmers and established producers!
Time 6pm – 8pm
When: Tuesday, Apirl 17, 2012
Where: 7800 Little River Dam Rd. Radford, VA 24141 (Just 2.7 Miles off *-81, Exit 105)
Our purpose for getting together:
- Learn how to get involved in farmer-farmer mentoring.
- Dr. Allen Straw, Virginia Cooperative Extension Specialist, will share vegetable crop and small fruit updates for the spring growing season.
- Beginning farmer networking and good times!
The setting for this event could not be more appropriate, surrounded by beautiful rolling green pastures in the Radford area!
The location and local pulled pork BBQ, with all the fixins’, provided by Scott Sink, farmer and owner/operator of Hethwood Market located in Blacksburg, VA.
Veggie options will also be available. Food will be available starting at 6 pm.