Young and Beginning Farmers

Today's young farmers are tomorrow's farm business leaders. Developing the next generation of farmers is essential to the profitability and sustainability of agriculture.  There are a wide range of specialized tools and resources available to young farmers 18 to 39 years of age

Training and skill development

Other resources

 

Leadership opportunities

  • Young Farmers Conference is a two-day annual conference to bring together young farmers from across the province and learn about various farm management topics. It’s an opportunity to learn, connect with fellow producers and share experiences. The conference is hosted in co-operation with the Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP).

Other resources:

Financing

  • Young Farmers Rebate (MASC) provides young farmers with financial incentives, valuable training opportunities and customized terms and payment options.

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Find other information on business management, contracts & leasesmarketing & risk management, transition planning and production economics.

If you have questions, email us and you will be forwarded to a farm enterprise management specialist.  

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