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Juba Farm is a diversified vegetable and cut flower farm enterprise located in Catawba, VA. In part 2 of this series the Somali Bantu farmers talk about the challenges they face starting a new farm enterprise. This video was produced as part of the Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition Program.
The Virginia Beginning Farmer & Rancher Coalition is a collaborative effort represented by beginning farmer stakeholders across Virginia. The program is housed in Virginia Tech's Department of Agricultural and Extension Education. Program funding is sponsored by the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) of the USDA-National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Award # 2010-49400. Learn more at www.vabeginningfarmer.org
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Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.
March 26, 2013