Annual Harvest Dinner: Celebrating NOFA-NJ's 30th Anniversary!
Join NOFA-NJ in celebrating our 30th anniversary, with special guests Meg and Gary Hirshberg, pioneers in the organic industry, on Saturday, November 7, 2015. The gala will be held at the Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association, in Pennington, NJ, from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.. Tickets are now on-sale!.
Tractor Maintenance Workshop Registration Open
Training for Small and Mid-sized Tractors
Join us in Skillman, NJ for a two day, hands-on workshop, on October 18 & 19, that demystifies tractors and empowers their users to operate and maintain their machines more safely and with greater skill and confidence.Tractors are very versatile vehicles with a wide variety of uses and knowing proper safety and maintenance is paramount. Whether you are seasoned or a beginner this comprehensive course taught by Shane LaBrake is for you! More info.
We have scholarships!
Thank you to Kickstarter Campaign donors!
Now's the time to take advantage of scholarships that we're offering to beginning farmers for educational programming! These scholarships can be used for the upcoming Animal Husbandry workshops and the newly announced Tractor Safety & Maintenance workshop, plus more as we develop our 2016 educational calendar. Visit the scholarship page for more details and to apply. Check out the contributor list below!
Check out NJ Land Link!
In partnership with the State Agriculture Development Committee, and with the help of the Rutgers Office of Research Analytics, NOFA-NJ is proud to announce the debut of NJ Land Link, an interactive website that was designed to connect landowners and farmers! The website is a place for advertising land, employment, or partnership opportunities and provides opportunities for users to search postings based on specific criteria. If you are seeking or offering farmland, if you're looking to form a business partnership, if you're seeking or offering farm employment - this website can help you find what you're looking for. Visit NJLandLink.org today! More info.
New Member Benefit: VeggieTables
|| NOFA-NJ is proud to partner with VeggieTables, a web app that makes organic farm record keeping easier. VeggieTables simplifies the certification and annual inspection processes. It runs on your smart phone, tablet, laptop, and desktop. Create and edit your records offline, and backup your data to the cloud when you have internet access. It also supports syncing across multiple users, task management, and financial reporting. NOFA-NJ members at the farm level or higher can receive a 6 month subscription to VeggieTables for free! More info.