“This program is so therapeutic for me and I am learning so much. It is a time to get away from my problems” -veteran student Veteran Farm Training Continues In February, TALMAR FARM and the Veterans Administration collaborated to offer veterans with mental health challenges an opportunity to receive training in sustainable agriculture. The first group of student veterans graduated from the 14-week beginning farmer training and ten veterans from that group chose to continue their training through the fall. We welcomed the second class in June. Their training includes other career fields in horticulture, including floriculture, landscaping
'Tis the Season for getting down and DIRTy (see what we did there?) at the farm. We have been working hard to get seedlings started and plants in the ground for the upcoming season.We still have registration slots available for the 2019 CSA season, so don't miss out on fresh veggies, eggs, and beautiful flowers! This season we are excited to offer a large variety of your favorite fresh produce and flowers, and even a few new selections sure to bring color, nutrients, and fun to your table.