Maricopa County Food System Coalition Forum

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Turning Dreams into Reality: How to Start a Farm in Arizona

2-Day Introductory Workshop


Come learn what it takes to get started! Includes: 

South Phoenix Farm Tour Beginning Farmer Mixer

Writing your vision & mission Acquiring land

Accessing capital

Finding credit

USDA resources Irrigation Equipment Insurance

Risk management 

Networking with other farmers and ag industry experts

Growing crops in the desert

Marketing to your customers

Farmers markets and CSAs

Restaurants and distributors




Food safety

Accepting SNAP 

Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E Broadway Rd Phoenix, AZ 85040

Contact: 602-827-8271 kmsalem@email.arizona.ed

Learn more and register at 

To see the flyer please click: 2-Day Introductory Workshop

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