Back Yard Ag: Taking it to the Next Level – Resource Page

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Have you recently acquired property and want to produce agriculture-related products for sale or charity? Have you had property for a while now and wonder what you might be able to grow/raise to help it be more profitable or productive?

We appreciate those of you that have been participating in the Backyard Agriculture: Taking it to the Next Level (BYA:TNL) series.

If you are discovering this series about backyard agriculture/small scale farming for the first time; this is a series to help navigate through some of the obstacles that small scale growers/producers encounter. For more information about this series and to register please visit Backyard Agriculture: Taking it to the Next Level.

Below are some resources for each of the topics discussed so far in this series. Resources from other topics will be added as the series continues.

December 2, 2020 –  What can I do with small acreage?


December 16, 2020 – Farm Infrastructure (fencing, facilities, ponds, irrigation, etc.)


CEFS – On-farm Infrastructure Toolkit

Cornell – Infrastructure Considerations

December 30, 2020 – Government Programs

FSA Information

January 13, 2021 – Business Planning/Mission/Goals

January 27, 2021 – Marketing/Markets/Production Planning

February 10, 2021 – Tax Issues/Regulations

February 24, 2021 – Equipment Basics – Selection and Safety

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Johnny Coley, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJohnny ColeyExtension Agent, Agriculture - Consumer and Commercial Horticulture Call Johnny E-mail Johnny N.C. Cooperative Extension, Granville County Center
Updated on Jan 8, 2021
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