Nova Scotia Young Farmers

The Mission

To promote the exchange of ideas and to foster collaboration between the young and future farmers of Nova Scotia.

The Purpose

To provide a multi-faceted educational and development opportunity for young and beginning farmers from across Nova Scotia. More specifically, to:

  • Identify the problems encountered by young people looking to become established in agriculture, and to exchange ideas about solutions applied in Canada and around  the world;
  • Promote the exchange of ideas on issues of training and capacity building, and to identify program needs and preferred delivery methods;
  • Enable young people throughout Nova Scotia to become familiar with the realities of the agriculture industry.
  • Prepare young and beginning farmers for a more active role in provincial and national agricultural organizations; AND
  • Consolidate the opinion of young and beginning farmers across Nova Scotia on agriculture and rural issues;
  • Training and Education

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