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Financing the Farm: Navigating FSA Loans

Gaining Ground’s first webinar is Financing the Farm: Navigating FSA Loans on November 13, 2019 at 11:00 am presented by Brian W. Wheeler, a Farm Loan Manager from Lafayette County FSA in Higginsville, Missouri. Wheeler has a bachelors degree in Agriculture Business Management form the University of Missouri – Columbia and has over a decade of experience in farm lending. The webinar will include an overview of different FSA loan programs with a focus on the best options for small and diversified urban growers. He will also discuss repayment requirements, microloan programs, and how Extension agents can help their clients.

Gaining Ground is a free webinar series geared toward agriculture educators. The goal of Gaining Ground is to equip agriculture educators with knowledge from national experts that support Urban Food Systems enterprises in the region. Participants will learn technical and systems-level information for successful Urban Food Systems practices.

Gaining Ground is presented by the Urban Food Systems program at K-State Olathe.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm