A workshop titled Finding Farmland Strategies and Tools for Accessing Affordable Land will be held on Saturday March 30, 2019 at the Northfield Public Library 210 Washington St. The workshop will be held from 9:30 am until 4:30 pm. The workshop is being sponsored by the Land Stewardship project and there is no charge. If you would like to attend please RSVP by March 26, 2019 by contacting Karen Stettler at 507-523-3366 or email: stettler@landstewardshipproject.org.

This workshop "is designed with the understanding that accessing land is one of the most complex financial decisions a farmer will make. If you are a new or aspiring farmer, this workshop will help you approach your land access journey with confidence." Attendees will engage in financial planning exercises, and goal setting while using the Land Stewardship Projects Farmland Access Financial Decision Making Tool. In addition you will be able to hear from farmers about creative ways they used to access their land.