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Community Agricultural Programs & Urban Food Hubs

Workforce Development

One of the most important decisions a start-up faces is how to attract, train and retain their staff. Recently there has been growth in the number of urban farms and farmers market startups and their success or failure may hinge on management experience, training, and support systems.

Below are links to guides with resources related to management as well as a few organizations that include workforce training programs.

Selected Books

The following materials link to fuller bibliographic information in the Library of Congress Online Catalog. Links to digital content are provided when available.