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Growing Sustainable Agriculture

Strengthening Local Food Systems

We are the
Foundation for Agricultural and Rural Resources Management and Sustainability
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We support sustainable agriculture and strengthen local food systems in North Dakota and the Red River Valley.

We grow farmers through education, peer support, and lending.

What's New?

Learn

Helping Beginning 

Farmers Succeed

  • Classes and workshops

  • Internships and Mentorship

  • Loans

Grow

Creating Networks 

for Peer Support

  • Farm tours

  • Farmer socials

  • Recruiting farmers to teach, mentor, and host interns

Live

Building Local Food 

Systems, Together

  • Donate

  • Get Involved

  • Get Updates


Our Progams

Farm Beginnings

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Bring your farm dreams to life with our sustainable business course.

Sustainable Ag Internships

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Gain farming skills and knowledge interning on a local farm.

Workshops

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  Learn new skills in our webinars and workshops.       

Farmers Market Internships

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Grow food systems and marketing skills interning at a local farmers market.

Mentorship

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Find a mentor. 

Be a mentor. 

Help us grow new farmers. 

Loans from FARRMS

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We offer loans to help your business grow.         

Peer Support

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Share your knowledge and build peer support networks.

Watch our November 19 Lunch-n-Learn about applying for the NC-SARE Farmer Rancher Grant

Part A: Clair Keene, ND SARE State Co-coordinator discusses the Farmer Rancher grant and online application system

Part B: Our panel of three farmers describes their grant proposals and what they learned from writing the grant.