This program is part of a 13-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2020 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. A descriptive flyer and on-line registration and payment for any or all of the webinars is available at https://events.anr.msu.edu/begfrmr2020/. A registration fee of $5 per webinar, or ½ price fee of $32.50 for all 12 webinars is required. Limited scholarships are available – contact MSU Extension Educator Jim Isleib at firstname.lastname@example.org for scholarship details. If you register after a webinar is completed, a link to a recording of the completed webinars will be provided within 3 days.
Katie Brandt, MSU Student Organic Farm and Stan Moore, MSU Extension Educator
Recruiting, training and retaining good labor for small, diversified farms is a challenge. Katie will share her experiences with farm labor beginning as a farmworker, then as a farm owner and educator. Stan works extensively with labor issues on Michigan farms and will address regulatory issues and employee development.