Sustainable Farm Law 101

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:45pm
Brigham Hill Community Barn in North Grafton, MA

If you are interested in a workshop on farm law, broadly, consider registering for Sustainable Farm Law 101, co-hosted by Farm Commons and New Entry Sustainable Farming Project. Description and link to register below.
Sustainable Farm Law 101, Boston Area/North Grafton, MA
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
8:30am - 4:45pm
Brigham Hill Community Barn
North Grafton, MA
Learn how to choose and form an optimal business entity for your farm, address priority employment law issues, reduce liability risks, craft effective lease and purchase documents, write secure sales documents, and work effectively with an insurance agent and more at Sustainable Farm Law 101. Direct to consumer farmers will learn all the basics for creating a legally secure operation. Co-facilitated by an attorney and a farmer, along with plenty of time for input from participates, this workshop will be filled with practical, on the ground perspectives. Expect a compelling, informative, and engaging workshop that will empower you to build a stronger, more resilient farm! This workshop includes lunch and the fee is $40. A limited number of scholarships are available. If you are interested in a scholarship, please contact Brianna Bowman at