Online Field Day: Beginning Producers Tackle Challenges - Online

Monday, June 8, 2020

Calling all beginning farmers and ranchers across Nebraska. You are invited to a two-part series on starting a farm and ranch, from the convenience of your home.

Cost: Free

When: Monday, June 8, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Where: Online; sign up here by June 8 

About: Learn about the challenges of starting a farm or ranch. Topics include learning about two direct-sales based operations, and how the beginning producers at their helm have overcome barriers and adapted in challenging times. This session features Hannah Esch of Oak Barn Beef, and Jay Wolff of Wolff Produce. The link to part one of the interview can be accessed here and the link to part two of the interview can be accessed here before the live panel on June 8.

Questions: Contact Erin Schoenberg at 402.499.2781 or

Hosted by: Center for Rural Affairs

This event is funded by the Beginning Farmer Rancher & Development Program (BFRDP) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Institute of Food and Agriculture.