Bring your farm dreams to life!
Learn the elements of sustainable farming: passion, clear goals, production experience, financial and marketing know how, and good decision making.
Local producers will teach you how to earn profit over the long term, steward land, air and water, and improve quality of life for your family and community.
Farm Beginnings includes:
online classes from January - April
Books, videos, and tools to grow your business
farm tours (virtual or live)
Registration for ND Local Food Conference
Cost: $500/farm + $25 registration/student
Scholarships and payment plans are available
Graduates are eligible for loans from FARRMS and from USDA FSA.
Registration information will be posted to this site soon.
Want to know more? Call 701-867-2921 or e-mail