Delmarva farmer scholarship applications due Dec. 4

“Small Delmarva farmers interested in learning about sustainable practices and focused on growing for the local market may apply now for the 2018 Historic Lewes Farmers Market scholarship program. Completed applications are due by Monday, Dec. 4.

Several $500 scholarships will be awarded to small Delmarva farmers to attend sustainable farming conferences including these conferences in the mid-Atlantic: the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture Annual Farming for the Future Conference to be held Feb. 7-10, in State College, Pa; Future Harvest CASA Conference to be held Jan. 11-13, in College Park, Md.; and similar conferences such as the Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Conference to be held Jan. 30-Feb. 1, in Hershey, Pa.”

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