Legally Resilient Farm Pre-Conference Workshop

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Legally Resilient Farm Pre-Conference Workshop

January 23, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A Food & Farming Pre-Conference Workshop

Forming a business the right way, practicing food safety measures, negotiating sales contracts, hiring workers, filing taxes… the legal issues involved in farming sometimes feel overwhelming.

But there’s good news: Developing a strong, legally resilient farm business is easier than you think. Farm Commons’ collaborative, easily accessible approach to learning farm law is perfect for innovative direct-to-consumer and sustainable farmers.

“Cultivating Your Legally Resilient Farm” Workshop isn’t a set of boring lectures filled with legal lingo. This workshop is led by a legal professional familiar with farming and one or two farmer co-facilitators, guaranteeing a combination of on-the-ground experience, user-friendly legal education, and lots of input from participants. This is an engaging, energetic, useful workshop that will inspire participants to take concrete action to build stronger, more resilient farms!

What do farmers say about Sustainable Farm Law 101 workshops?

“Plain-spoken, good real world examples. Very comprehensive.”

“Way more approachable than expected! I feel like I can actually do this stuff the right way!”

“It was such an incredible gift to get so much valuable information even though I’ve only just begun learning about farming.”

Register as part of your Northern Plains Food & Farming Conference registration or independently for just $20. Lunch included. Spaces are limited, get a ticket today!


January 23, 2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Northern Plains Sustainable Ag Society
127 4th St S
Moorhead, MN 56560 United States


Northern Plains Sustainable Ag Society
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