Quickbooks provides an inexpensive and accurate way to keep track of farm finances. This workshop is designed for small farm agricultural producerrs and provides an introduction on howto use the Quickbooks accountin system.
Saturday, February 24 2018 9:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Industry experts from across the country will converge to speak at the Nevada Small Farm Conference at the Nugget Casino Resort in Sparks on Feb. 2 – 3, 2018. The popular two-day conference offers three intensive workshops and 15 sessions for attendees to choose from, in addition to a Friday nig...
Fri, Feb 2 2018 9:00 AM — Sat, Feb 3 2018 3:30 PM
Carson City, NV
CSAs, also known as Community Supported Agriculture, have come a long way since their beginning in the 1980s when farmers sold "farm shares" to their customers. These popular and profitable programs are now threatened by non-farm, produce delivery systems and consumers who want more flexibility a...
Saturday, January 20 2018 10:00 AM — 3:00 PM
Join us for the second annual Small Farm Equipment Day: a collaboration of WNC Specialty Crop Institute, UNR Desert Farming Initiative, commercial suppliers and local farmers! In an age of high tech agriculture, finding the right tools and equipment for small farms can be both challenging and exc...
Friday, December 1 2017 11:00 AM — 2:00 PM
This workshop is for farms and ranches of all sizes that are interested in using livestock as a soil-building tool that can improve production and profits. Savory Institute field professional Spencer Smith will show how a planned grazing system can improve soil’s water-holding capacity and increa...
Saturday, November 4 2017 9:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Meet your local farmers, and enjoy a farm to fork supper served family style on Victorian Avenue. Menu by chef James Garza of the Great Basin Brewing Company, using ingredients fresh from local farms and ranches. Seating begins at 5:30, and supper will be served at 6:30. Seating is first-come, f...
Thursday, September 21 2017 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM