Pittsburgh workshop will cover farmland preservation strategies
An all-day workshop on farmland preservation strategies will be held at the Mattress Factory Museum, 500 Sampsonia Way, Pittsburgh, on Wednesday, Oct. 10.
The training is part of a series of workshops that the National Young Farmers Coalition is offering around the country.
Information covered in the training will include: understanding the context and challenge of secure land access for farmers; tools and strategies to improve land access for farmers in Pennsylvania; a farmer’s perspective on land access; and legal considerations.
There will be ample time for discussion amongst the participants. The training will be followed by an informal dinner at the Federal Galley.
Tickets are $25. Registration closes on Wednesday, Oct. 3, and can be found at www.youngfarmers.org/pa .
Stephen Huba is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Stephen at 724-850-1280, [email protected] or via Twitter @shuba_trib.