Thanks to funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP), OEFFA is offering a limited number of full scholarships to attend OEFFA's annual conference (Feb.15-17, 2018 in Dayton, Ohio).

Eligibility: Must be an early career farmer (actively farming on your own or rented land for 10 years or less), working on a commercial or production scale farm, and committed to sustainable farming for a living. You must also be able to commit to attending both days of the conference. Note: each operation is only eligible for one scholarship.

Registration and meals will be covered by scholarships for February 16-17; travel and lodging are not included.  Applications must be in by January 10, 2018. Award notifications will be made before the Early Bird Registration ends.