Twelve women who enrolled in HMI’s Connecticut’s Beginning Women Farmer program graduated from the training program at their final class at the Community Farm of Simsbury on May 12. The Connecticut Beginning Women Farmer Program is administered by Holistic Management International in partnership with the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Connecticut (CT NOFA). To see more pictures go to: http://ctnofa1982.blogspot.com/2012/05/last-beginning-women-farmer-session.html.
One of the course graduates, Allyson Angelini, also wrote a blog post for the National Young Farmer’s Coalition. You can read about her experience starting up Full Heart Farm at: