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These recorded webinars are from the 2024 Idaho Small Farm & Ranch Webinar Series.


SESSION 1:  Here to Help You! University of Idaho Research and Extension
Ariel Agenbroad, University of Idaho Extension
Desiree Wicker, UI Integrated Pest Management

Kent Youngdahl, UI Sandpoint Organic Agriculture Center
Josh Bevan, UI Food Technology Center
Links from the Webinar:

Sandpoint Organic Agriculture Center

Food Technology Center

Integrated Pest Management Center

University of Idaho TechHelp

Cultivating Healthy Plants: Lawns that Give More than they Take Webinar

Idaho Insect Identification

Pesticide Safety and Education

SESSION 2: Soil Health and Climate-Smart Commodities Programs for Farmers
Cindy Lewis, USDA NRCS Bonner County
Courtney Cosdon, UI/NRCS Soil Health | Slide Handout
Deej Brown, NRCS State Urban Conservationist 
Doug Finkelnburg, UI Extension Dryland Cropping Systems | Slide Handout
Link from the Webinar:
Find Your Local NRCS Service Center

SESSION 3: ​Farmland Preservation and Fostering Wildlife Habitat on Your Farm or Ranch
Lovina Englund, Palouse Land Trust
David Anderson, American Farmland Trust/NRCS
Erin Brooks, University of Idaho | Slide Handout
Erika Eschholz, Teton Full Circle Farm
Diane French, NRCS Easement Support Specialist 
| Slide Handout
Deej Brown, NRCS State Urban Conservationist

Dustin Cureton, Idaho Department of Fish and Game
Links from the Webinar:

Land Trust Alliance: Find a Land Trust

Teton Full Circle Farm: Our Story

Innovative Agriculture and Marketing Partnership

SESSION 4: Financial and Business Development Resources for Farmers
Jesika Harper, AgWest Farm Credit
Ransom Satterlee, USDA Farm Services Agency
Marie Baker, Small Business Development Center
Presentation Slides
Links from the Webinar:

SBDC Request Appointment

USDA Service Center Locator


AgWest Preparing Financials

AgWest New Producer Grants


Farm Commons

SESSION 5:  Scale Up! Resources for Growing Markets, Value-Added and Local Food Businesses
Colette DePhelps, University of Idaho Extension | Slide Handout
Katie Baker, FARE Idaho
Janna Hammett, UI Extension / Tech Help | Slide Handout
Hannah Harris, Sun Valley Institute for Resilience | Slide Handout
Links from the Webinar:

FARE Idaho

Contact the Northwest and Rocky Mountain USDA Regional Food Business Center

SESSION 6: Idaho State Department of Agriculture - Your Statewide Resource
Cailey Woods, ISDA Farm & Ranch Center | ISDA Slide Handout FRC Slide Handout
Chelsea Conlon, ISDA Marketing & Development, Idaho Preferred | Slide Handout
Links from the Webinar:

Idaho Farm and Ranch Center

Beginning Farmers

Farm Answers

Food Business Guide

ISDA Domestic Marketing and Development

Idaho Preferred

Idaho Farmer Veteran Coalition

Idaho Cultivating Success™ is brought to you by University of Idaho Extension and UI Small Farms Extension

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