March 26, 2020
The Virginia Beginning Farmer & Rancher Coalition Program hosts webinars that showcase important start-up topics and resources for beginning farmers and ranchers. In this webinar, Dr. John Munsell will briefly cover the basics of forest farming and share contemporary opportunities for farming in Virginia’s forestlands. He will also describe the remarkable rise of forest farming in the state and beyond, and discuss the development of an American Forest Farming Council to support forest farmers. Attendees will gain a better appreciation for the latest and greatest in forest farming and be able to weigh in with questions and perspectives about next steps and needs.