Session One

Join us every other Monday in August for farm tours, lunch, networking, and an educational session. No cost to participate! Aspiring, beginning and veteran farmers encouraged to attend. MORNING FARM TOURS For those wishing to ride in a van, we will meet at the Ag Hall of Fame. The vans will depart at 8:15 a.m., [...]

Session Two

Join us every other Monday in August for farm tours, lunch, networking, and an educational session. No cost to participate! Aspiring, beginning and veteran farmers encouraged to attend. MORNING FARM TOURS For those wishing to ride in a van, we will meet at the Ag Hall of Fame. The vans will depart at 8:15 a.m., [...]

Session Three

Join us every other Monday in August for farm tours, lunch, networking, and an educational session. No cost to participate! Aspiring, beginning and veteran farmers encouraged to attend. MORNING FARM TOURS For those wishing to ride in a van, we will meet at the Ag Hall of Fame. The vans will depart at 8:15 a.m., [...]

Produce Farm Twilight Tour

Bus tour to showcase Wichita-area farms and food safety management Like most farmers, Tom Brown, co-owner of Meadowlark Farm outside of Wichita, takes a dim view of what he considers unnecessary government regulations meddling in his operation. One such piece of legislation is the Produce Safety Rule—the first mandatory federal standard for growing, harvesting, packing and [...]

Beginning Farmer Bus Tour

Hop on the Bus, Get Schooled! Saturday afternoon showcases several area farms with a bus tour for beginning farmers and other interested members. The tour highlights three local farms by Madison: Our Seven Acres has a small-scale family vegetable and fruit operation incorporating hoop houses, small livestock, an a CSA. Hear from Mandy Kerns about [...]

Free

Farmers’ First Monday: Lawrence

We're gathering members and friends for an evening of local food, conversation, and informal dialogue... Maybe you're curious about Kansas Farmers Union or the Kansas Beginning Farmers Coalition? Join us for a casual introduction to the KFU family! If you're already a KFU member, bring a friend! Both farmers and consumers are welcome. Membership in [...]

Free – $55.00

Session One: Critter Day

National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame 630 N 126th St, Bonner Springs, KS

ABOUT THE SERIES: Kansas Farmers Union and the Farmer Veteran Coalition of Kansas are offering new and aspiring farmers an opportunity to visit nine Kansas and Missouri farms and learn from educators, producers and other experts about topics ranging from on farm food safety to business planning. The Summer Fun Farm Tour Series runs every [...]

Free

Session Two: Growing Undercover Day

National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame 630 N 126th St, Bonner Springs, KS

ABOUT THE SERIES: Kansas Farmers Union and the Farmer Veteran Coalition of Kansas are offering new and aspiring farmers an opportunity to visit nine Kansas and Missouri farms and learn from educators, producers and other experts about topics ranging from on farm food safety to business planning. The Summer Fun Farm Tour Series runs every [...]

Free

Session Three: Vines, Barns, Berries, & Bees Day

National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame 630 N 126th St, Bonner Springs, KS

ABOUT THE SERIES: Kansas Farmers Union and the Farmer Veteran Coalition of Kansas are offering new and aspiring farmers an opportunity to visit nine Kansas and Missouri farms and learn from educators, producers and other experts about topics ranging from on farm food safety to business planning. The Summer Fun Farm Tour Series runs every [...]

Free

Session Four: Produce Safety Alliance Growers Training

National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame 630 N 126th St, Bonner Springs, KS

ABOUT THE SERIES: Kansas Farmers Union and the Farmer Veteran Coalition of Kansas are offering new and aspiring farmers an opportunity to visit nine Kansas and Missouri farms and learn from educators, producers and other experts about topics ranging from on farm food safety to business planning. The Summer Fun Farm Tour Series runs every [...]

Free