Farmer Profile: Broadfork Farm, Nova Scotia
"We had both been working for other farmers for quite some time and didn’t have much in the way of savings. What we did have was experience and a good business plan (we took a farm business planning course through Everdale in Ontario)."
The CAPÉ: Cooperating for Local and Ecological Agriculture in Québec
The big barn-style building was jam-packed with about a hundred farmers, most of them in their early thirties or younger, absorbed in an in-depth workshop on greenhouse production of tomatoes and cucumbers.
Launching the NFU Blog!
Welcome to the National Farmers Union blog! This blog was born out of the passionate discussions and dialogue that took place at the 2013 NFU youth retreat in Tatamagouche, NS. We want to increase visibility and outreach to potential members and provide current members with more opportunities to connect, share and participate in wider discussions.