Many organizations collaborate to provide agricultural services, events and education for Berks County. Review their websites and sign up for notices. Don't miss out!
B.A.R.N (Berks Agricultural Resource Network)
Lots of local events and a strong promoter of buying local farm products.
Try the B.A.R.N.OPOLY game and visit all the local farms on the playing board! (Only until August 22, 2021)
Penn State University Extension
LOTS of great educational events, trainings, and webinars for farmers, agribusiness owners, and the public. Sign up for their notices and select your interest areas.
Education, conservancy, events, nature preschool and camps, trails, watersheds.
Berks County Conservation District
Conservation of the soils and water of Berks County. Look for various programs to support or fund agriculture and conservation projects.
Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS)
A branch of the USDA and a service to America's private land owners and managers to conserve their soil, water, and other natural resources. Financial assistance for many conservation activities is available.
Farm Service Agency
A variety of programs for farmers, including crop reporting, loans and financial risk mitigation.
Century & Bicentennial Farm Program
Help long-held family farms be recognized by joining the Century & Bicentennial Farm Program.
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