Slides & Webinars

The following webinars and slides were provided as part of Ground Work’s “train-the-trainer” initiative. They were designed  to prepare and support agricultural educators, farmers, and farm service providers to deliver farm mechanization and tractor education to beginning farmers, farm workers, and apprentices throughout the Northeast.

Linking Mechanization to Farm Business Planning (February 2014)
with John Hendrickson,
Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems University of Wisconsin.

Farm Mechanization for Increased Efficiency (March 2014)
with Richard Wiswall
farmer Cate Farm, and author of the Organic Farmer’s Business Handbook

How to Develop and Deliver Education that Helps Farmers Solve Problems and Adopt New Practices
with Seth Wilner
University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension

Buying a Tractor: A Guide to Buying a New or Used Tractor
with Shane LaBrake
agricultural consultant, trainer and teacher

Managing Equipment Workshops: Safety, Liability, Insurance, and Beyond
with Andy Pressman, farmer and ag educator, and
Stephen Hadcock, Cornell Cooperative Extension