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NIFTI Training Materials
The National Incubator Farm Training Initiative (
NIFTI) offers over 200 resources compiled from dozens of organizations across the country related to best practices for Incubator Farm Projects.
From sample curricula, to farmer leases and manuals, to site management protocols,
NIFTI's library contains a wide range of tools to help your organization better serve beginning farmers.
Our physical library at our offices in Beverly,
MA contains books, CD's, DVD's periodicals, pamphlets, and videos in English, Spanish, Hmong, and Khmer.
If you have a resource you would like see, or one you would like to share with the NIFTI community of practitioners, contact email@example.com.
Lesson Plan for New Entry's Explore Farming! course. Includes course goals and outline for the 90 minute course.
Registration Form for New Entry's Explore Farming! workshop.
The syllabus for New Entry's introductory, 3-hour farming course.
A two-page overview of the Farley Center Farm Incubator program.
A flier from the Farley Center Farm Incubator inviting land owners and beginning farmers to a mixer.
An annotated list of farm and food advocacy literature and resources, compiled by Rogue Farm Corps.
An annotated list of farm and food advocacy organizations and resources that was put together by Rogue Farm Corps.
Sample of the student handbook for New Entry's Farm Business Training Course: includes first session (of six) with course introduction and marketing lesson.
Document that provides an overview of the New Entry Sustainable Farming Project, including history, staffing, budget, resources, activities, goals, and lessons.
Document from the Farley Center that answers questions from the
IRS pertaining to their application for 501(c)(3) status. Includes information on the organizations plans for farming, local food distribution, sales, training and costs, educational/ charitable purpose, and yearly workshops provided. Following the submission of this information their 501(c)(3) application was approved. CSA Pages