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the customer base is to introduce new populations, such as food assistance program recipients, to the farmers market. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program recipients can purchase food at farmers markets if EBT is available. EBT is a system that

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taught production and business management skills to female urban farmers and addressed the particular challenges they encounter ( Brumfield 2023a ). The program allowed participants to interact with other new and recently established urban farmers. We

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The Farmer-to-Farmer program was initially authorized by Congress in the 1985 Farm Bill and was funded through Title V of Public Law 480. The program was later designated as the “John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program” in honor of

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aimed at gaining knowledge and skills needed to plan, design, advertise, and deliver agricultural programs welcoming to Hispanic farmers and farmworkers. During the training sessions we 1) identified barriers that interfere with participation of Hispanic

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successful pilot program, training in Elmali, Duzce, Korkuteli, and Boztepe, Turkey, followed within the next 2 years ( Brumfield et al. 2016a ). To train more women farmers, we partnered with colleagues in Germany, Spain, and Malta to develop Empowering

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evaluated in this project for three boundary partners: farmers, extensions agents, and village leaders. Progress markers were used to track changes in participants’ actions and behaviors that were indicative that the program was succeeding. The majority of

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partnership in the development of a whole farm cost accounting spreadsheet for diversified vegetable growers as he could not find an existing program that adequately met the needs of such farmers. At the onset of the project, to ensure that this new tool would

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extension staff and faculty to provide research-based gardening information to the public. The EMG training program has spread to all 50 states, the District of Columbia and four Canadian provinces ( National Master Gardener Committee, 2013 ). Today, most

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) favor increased domestic production of raw materials for the medicinal herb industry. Still, few farmers in the United States are growing medicinal herbs because they do not know which herbs to grow, how to produce and process them, or how to access the

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younger than the average producer), 78% have Internet, and 40% rely on mobile-based Internet ( USDA-NASS, 2017 ). To meet the needs of this growing group of younger, less experienced, and technologically advanced farmers, extension programming requires

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