Published Oct 13, 2011

Don’t miss SIP – Applications due TOMORROW!

By Patrick Burke

Just a reminder that applications for PFI’s Savings Incentive Program are due tomorrow, October 14th.

Alice McGary and Nicholas Leete

SIP recipients Nicholas Leete and Alice McGary

Beginning farmers, if you’re on the fence about applying: Go for it! You’ve got nothing to lose, and plenty to gain, including two years of mentoring from an experienced farmer, help creating a business plan, and a dollar-for-dollar savings match to put toward the purchase of a farm asset.

SIP is a great way to jump-start your farming operation — Don’t miss this opportunity!

To be eligible, you’ve got to be currently farming, live or farm in Iowa, and be a member of PFI (you can join online instantly!).

What are you waiting for? Apply today.