Get your farm business started with MOFGA
MOFGA seeks applicants who are serious about operating farm businesses in Maine that will make significant contributions to the agricultural community and economy. While open to farms at any stage of development, the program is best utilized by those who have an established farm business with secure land tenure and will use this program as a tangible step toward achieving their farm goals.
MOFGA seeks application to the Journeyperson program from farms that meet the following criteria:
The MOFGA Journeyperson program, while open to any farm that meets the above criteria is best suited for farms that have:
* MOFGA can provide resources to assist in obtaining land tenure – please contact the Journeyperson Program at [email protected] ASAP.
Components of the Program
MOFGA offers participants in the JP Program a 2-year package of support, including:
MOFGA reviews Journeyperson applications once a year, in late January.
Please note there is a $200 participation fee for the Journeyperson program. At the time of acceptance, you may apply for a scholarship to cover this fee.