December 13, 2017
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Seminar for beginning dairy, livestock farmers offered in Freeport

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FREEPORT, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension and Wolfe’s Neck Farm are partnering with the Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers to offer a seminar focused on business planning.

UMaine Extension professor Rick Kersbergen will facilitate the class geared for beginning pasture-based dairy and livestock farmers. The weekly course will be offered remotely  noon- 2:15 p.m. Nov. 12 through March 2016 at Wolfe’s Neck Farm, 184 Burnett Road.

Course fee is $300. For information, to apply and to request a syllabus or disability accommodation, contact Kersbergen at 342.5971 or richard.kersbergen@maine.edu. Information about the Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers cias.wisc.edu/dairysch.html.